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Samba Security Updates Address Badlock Vulnerabilities

Original release date: April 12, 2016

The Samba Team has released security updates that address vulnerabilities, collectively known as Badlock, affecting both Windows operating systems and Samba in UNIX-like platforms. Exploitation of these vulnerabilities may allow a remote attacker to take control of an affected system or create a denial-of-service condition.

Users and administrators are encouraged to review Samba Release News and Vulnerability Note VU#813296 for more information and apply the necessary updates.

This product is provided subject to this Notification and this Privacy & Use policy.

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