USN-3939-1: Samba vulnerability
08 April 2019
Samba could be made to create files in unexpected locations.
- samba - SMB/CIFS file, print, and login server for Unix
Michael Hanselmann discovered that Samba incorrectly handled registry
files. A remote attacker could possibly use this issue to create new
registry files outside of the share, contrary to expectations.
The problem can be corrected by updating your system to the following package versions:
In general, a standard system update will make all the necessary changes.
- USN-3939-2: samba, libsmbclient