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Samba CVE-2012-0817: Memory leak/Denial of service

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Samba CVE-2012-0817: Memory leak/Denial of service

Severity
5
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
Published
01/30/2012
Created
07/25/2018
Added
11/13/2013
Modified
02/13/2015

Description

Memory leak in smbd in Samba 3.6.x before 3.6.3 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (memory and CPU consumption) by making many connection requests.

Solution(s)

  • samba-upgrade-3_6_3

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