Multiple Platform remote CPU load issue in Samba 1.x and 2.x

Allen, Michael B (RSCH) Michael_B_Allen at
Tue Jun 13 22:38:49 GMT 2000

> -----Original Message-----
> From:	sxdirect at [SMTP:sxdirect at]
>         By connecting to port 139 on the machine and sending it binary
> zeros
> (i.e. netcat target.machine 25 < /dev/zero), the machine will remain in a
> resource consuming loop, and drive the CPU load to somewhere between
> 90-100%
	[Allen, Michael B (RSCH)]  

	With 2.0.6 on RH 6.2 I get:

	[root at prodlinux lib]# ./netcat localhost 25 < /dev/zero 
	Can't connect (Connection refused)

	Michael B. Allen

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