USN-2305-1: Samba vulnerability
1 August 2014
Samba could be made to run programs as an administrator if it received specially crafted network traffic.
- samba - SMB/CIFS file, print, and login server for Unix
Volker Lendecke discovered that the Samba NetBIOS name service daemon
incorrectly handled certain memory operations. A remote attacker could use
this issue to execute arbitrary code as the root user.