Ubuntu Security Notice USN-3595-2
March 23, 2018
A security issue affects these releases of Ubuntu and its derivatives:
– Ubuntu 12.04 ESM
Samba could be made to crash if it received specially crafted
– samba: SMB/CIFS file, print, and login server for Unix
USN-3595-1 fix a vulnerability in Samba. This update provides
the corresponding update for Ubuntu 12.04 ESM.
Original advisory details:
It was discovered that Samba incorrectly validated inputs to the RPC
spoolss service. An authenticated attacker could use this issue to
cause the service to crash, resulting in a denial of service.
The problem can be corrected by updating your system to the following
Ubuntu 12.04 ESM:
In general, a standard system update will make all the necessary