Samba 3.6.5, 3.5.15 and 3.4.17 Security Releases Available

Release Announcements
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Samba 3.6.5, 3.5.15 and 3.4.17 are security releases in order to
address CVE-2012-2111.

o CVE-2012-2111:
Samba 3.4.x to 3.6.4 are affected by a vulnerability that allows arbitrary
users to modify privileges on a file server.

Changes:
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o Jeremy Allison <jra@samba.org>
* Fix incorrect permission checks when granting/removing
privileges (CVE-2012-2111).

The original Security Advisory is available at
http://www.samba.org/samba/security/CVE-2012-2111.

Patches for older versions are available at
http://www.samba.org/samba/history/security.html.

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Reporting bugs & Development Discussion
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Please discuss this release on the samba-technical mailing list or by
joining the #samba-technical IRC channel on irc.freenode.net.

If you do report problems then please try to send high quality
feedback. If you don’t provide vital information to help us track down
the problem then you will probably be ignored. All bug reports should
be filed under the Samba corresponding product in the project’s Bugzilla
database (https://bugzilla.samba.org/).

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== Our Code, Our Bugs, Our Responsibility.
== The Samba Team
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Download Details
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The uncompressed tarballs and patch files have been signed
using GnuPG (ID 6568B7EA). The source code can be downloaded
from:

http://download.samba.org/samba/ftp/

The release notes are available online at:

http://www.samba.org/samba/ftp/history/samba-3.6.5.html
http://www.samba.org/samba/ftp/history/samba-3.5.15.html
http://www.samba.org/samba/ftp/history/samba-3.4.17.html

Binary packages will be made available on a volunteer basis from

http://download.samba.org/samba/ftp/Binary_Packages/

Our Code, Our Bugs, Our Responsibility.
(https://bugzilla.samba.org/)

–Enjoy
The Samba Team

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