[Samba] Microsoft hotfix MS04-011, breaks Samba password change.

Andrew Bartlett abartlet at samba.org
Tue May 4 23:44:32 GMT 2004

On Wed, 2004-05-05 at 06:06, Jeremy Allison wrote:
> On Tue, May 04, 2004 at 09:31:07AM -0700, Jeremy Allison wrote:
> > Hi all,
> > 
> > 	I wanted to give an update on this as I know this MS Hotfix
> > is critical and must be applied to protect against the (latest) Microsoft
> > worm.
> > 
> > I think I've found the problem in the code, and am currently testing
> > a fix for this (not in the release to others to test stage yet). As
> > soon as I'm reasonably confident I'll put a patch out there for others
> > to test, and we'll probably do a new stable release to ensure this is
> > fixed in the current codebase.
> And here is a (preliminary working) patch against 3.0.3.
> Please test this to see if it fixes the problem with password
> changing. I am back-porting this to 2.2.8a and will issue another
> patch shortly. We'll then do a 2.2.9 release which will consist
> of 2.2.8a plus this patch.

Current SAMBA_3_0 SVN (ie, including this patch) now correctly changes
the password from WinXP SP1, on my test rig.  (a setup that reliably
reproduced the issue).


Andrew Bartlett

Andrew Bartlett                                 abartlet at pcug.org.au
Manager, Authentication Subsystems, Samba Team  abartlet at samba.org
Student Network Administrator, Hawker College   abartlet at hawkerc.net
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