Slackware-13.0 ChangeLog (2009-01-05)

Mon Jan 5 14:09:18 CST 2009

n/samba-3.2.7-i486-1.tgz:
Upgraded to samba-3.2.7.
This fixes a security issue. From the WHATSNEW.txt file:
“This is a security release in order to address CVE-2009-0022.
o CVE-2009-0022
In Samba 3.2.0 to 3.2.6, in setups with registry shares enabled,
access to the root filesystem (”/“) is granted
when connecting to a share called ”“ (empty string)
using old versions of smbclient (before 3.0.28).
The original security announcement for this and past advisories can
be found http://www.samba.org/samba/security/
For more information, see:
http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2009-0022
(* Security fix *)
  • news/2009/01/05/slackware-13.0-changelog.txt
  • Last modified: 5 years ago
  • by Giuseppe Di Terlizzi