[Samba] Windows 10 spawning thousands of child processes on Samba 4.3.11 server

Rowland Penny rpenny at samba.org
Tue May 23 12:36:01 UTC 2017

On Tue, 23 May 2017 14:13:33 +0200
Asbjorn Taugbol via samba <samba at lists.samba.org> wrote:

> I wonder why this guest unmapped user appears?

Probably because you have 'map to guest = bad user', this is from 'man

Bad User - Means user logins with an invalid password are
rejected, unless the username does not exist, in which case it
is treated as a guest login and mapped into the guest

Or to put it another way, ANYBODY can connect!


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