Security update for samba
(Last modified: 07APR2003)
solutions Security update for samba SuSE Linux Maintenance Web (727fa1506b3debe49829772807f466fa)
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The flaw is a stack overflow and may allow a remote attacker to gain root access to a system running a samba server.
It is recommended to immediately install the update package as provided.
rpm -Uvh samba.rpm
After applying the update, the samba server must be restarted for the changed package to become effective. Please restart the samba server using the following command
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