NetBIOS name server protocol spoofing
Luke Kenneth Casson Leighton
lkcl at samba.org
Mon Aug 14 05:19:39 GMT 2000
On Fri, 4 Aug 2000, Peter Polkinghorne wrote:
> Summary: machines can be asked to give up NetBios names, by means of
> name conflict and name release requests.
> I did have a quick look at the code, but apart from no obvious ref to
> conflict packets could not determine.
> Is Samba vulnerable to this problem?
no, because the nmbd service is totally independent of the smbd service.
nmbd does not have to be run *at all*.
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