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Date: Fri, 5 Mar 2010 08:56:16 +0100
From: Ludwig Nussel <>
Cc: coley <>, Simo Sorce <>
Subject: Re: Samba symlink 0day flaw

Josh Bressers wrote:
> As many of you have probably seen, there was a supposed Samba 0day flaw
> posted to full-disclosure and youtube.
> Samba has a response to this:
> I'm not sure if this should get a CVE id. It is documented behavior.
> Somewhat unexpected though. I think changing the default is the right way
> to go, but it may be more of a hardening measure than a security fix.
> Thoughts Steve?

Any update on this? I think unexpected insecure default
configurations that surprise admins did get CVE numbers in the past.


 (o_   Ludwig Nussel
SUSE LINUX Products GmbH, GF: Markus Rex, HRB 16746 (AG Nuernberg)

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