Bug #6563

Volker Lendecke Volker.Lendecke at SerNet.DE
Wed Aug 11 11:42:08 MDT 2010

On Tue, Jul 20, 2010 at 10:08:13AM +0200, Alan DeKok wrote:
> https://bugzilla.samba.org/show_bug.cgi?id=6563
>   There is an increasing number of people who are running into this bug.
>  I'm seeing an email a week about it.  This means even more people are
> seeing it, and giving up without asking for help.
>   Is there anything I can do to re-prioritize this bug?  If it helps, I
> don't expect the fix to be free.  (Email me off-list for that.)
>   The bug is that when using MSCHAP and ntlm_auth, the response NT-Key
> is wrong, and the client rejects the MS-CHAP response.  It has been
> reported across a wide range of Samba versions, including the most
> recent ones.  The only solution found so far is to downgrade to 3.0.x,
> which works.
>   The bug includes a python script to reproduce the problem, so there's
> no need for a complicated test setup.  We can also supply a willing set
> of beta testers who can verify if a patch fixes the problem.

Just found this mail in my inbox again: The bug has seen a
patch now, and it would be great if could see some larger
testing and confirmation of the fix.


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