CVS update: samba/source/smbd

Volker Lendecke Volker.Lendecke at SerNet.DE
Sun Jul 13 07:12:58 GMT 2003

On Sat, Jul 12, 2003 at 09:17:38PM -0500, Gerald (Jerry) Carter wrote:
> I looked over your patch again and I see how it would allocate a uid
> for an unknown SID, but I think this opens us up ot a DoS attack.

Yes, true, but you can't avoid this given the nastiness of unix id's. The best
we can do is to limit this to authenticated users.

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