[Samba] 'template shell' samba parameter

Min Wai Chan dcmwai at gmail.com
Tue Oct 7 09:16:18 MDT 2014

I think what Einat said was.

Can we just do a  default all new users that we will add later to


which seem nice for window users

On Tue, Oct 7, 2014 at 10:46 PM, Rowland Penny <rowlandpenny at googlemail.com>

> On 06/10/14 12:29, Einat Ben Ezra wrote:
>> Hi,
>> As part of the  bash 'shellshock' bug / vulnerability in unix/linux
>> environments i would like to know
>> whether the use of  the samba parameter 'template shell'  in my product
>> may
>> cause my product to be vulnerable to the shellshock bug , since this
>> 'template shell' parameter , as per my understanding allows to open a
>> remote bash session used by external users.
>> I would appreciate your quick response,
>> Thanks
>> Einat.
> 'template shell' just sets what shell the user should use if/when they
> login, this is not really anything to do with what you are worried about
> and anyway your OS should have update 'bash' by now.
> Rowland
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