Debian Security Advisory

DLA-1110-1 samba -- LTS security update

Date Reported:
25 Sep 2017
Affected Packages:
Security database references:
In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2017-12150, CVE-2017-12163.
More information:
  • CVE-2017-12150

    Stefan Metzmacher discovered multiple code paths where SMB signing was not enforced.

  • CVE-2017-12163

    Yihan Lian and Zhibin Hu discovered that insufficient range checks in the processing of SMB1 write requests could result in disclosure of server memory.

For Debian 7 Wheezy, these problems have been fixed in version 2:3.6.6-6+deb7u14.

We recommend that you upgrade your samba packages.

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