Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 132205
CAN-2004-0807/8 Samba 3 DoS
Last modified: 2014-08-31 19:26:33 EDT
Summary: (i) A DoS bug in smbd may allow an
unauthenticated user to cause smbd to
spawn new processes each one entering
an infinite loop. After sending a sufficient
amount of packets it is possible to exhaust
the memory resources on the server.
(ii) A DoS bug in nmbd may allow an attacker
to remotely crash the nmbd daemon.
Versions: Defect (i) affects Samba 3.0.x prior to and
Defect (ii) affects Samba 3.0.x prior to
and including v3.0.6.
This issue is to be kept quiet until 2004-09-13.
This should affect FC
Samba 3.0.7 is out, removing embargo.
Updates for Fedora Core 1 and 2 to 3.0.7 have been released.