7-Year-Old Samba Flaw Lets Hackers Access Thousands of Linux PCs Remotely


A 7-year-old critical remote code execution vulnerability has been discovered in Samba networking software that could allow a remote attacker to take control of an affected Linux and Unix machines.

Samba is an open-source software (re-implementation of SMB networking protocol) that runs on the majority of operating systems available today, including Windows, Linux, UNIX, IBM System 390, and


Source: TheHackersNews 7-Year-Old Samba Flaw Lets Hackers Access Thousands of Linux PCs Remotely