Samba 2.0.9 release - SECURITY FIX

Michael Sweet mike at
Fri May 11 12:25:02 GMT 2001

Kenichi Okuyama wrote:
> ...
> 3) In 'samba/examples/' of both 2.2.0 and 2.0.*, there are many
>   smb.conf examples. And in them, you give (with commented out
>   though) example of how to share /tmp among peoples.
>   Won't this become problem? I mean, letting people open the
>   file inside /tmp directory do have chance of stepping onto
>   other people's temporary files, won't we?

Not as long as the "sticky" bit is properly set on the share and
the SAMBA usernames map to unique UNIX usernames...

Michael Sweet, Easy Software Products                  mike at
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