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Remote code execution flaw patched in Samba 4


Securityweek - (International) The developers of open source software suite Samba released a patch August 1 that closes a vulnerability present in all versions of Samba 4 that could allow an attacker to generate a remote code execution vulnerability as the root superuser.


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Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:21:13