Badlock patch for downstream vendors?

Jeremy Allison jra at
Tue Apr 5 20:10:32 UTC 2016

On Tue, Apr 05, 2016 at 04:33:46PM +0530, Vijaya Upadhyaya K wrote:
> Hi,
> The Badlock website says - "Vendors and distributors of Samba are being
> informed before a security fix is released in any case. This is part of any
> Samba security release process."
> Could you please let me know the procedure involved in getting the fix
> sooner for downstream vendors, so that they can be ready with the fix in
> their products by 12th April?

Hi Vijaya,

To get the fix early you need to be a known Samba vendor
with an active (personal) account in the Samba bugzilla
in the correct group.



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