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SAMBA+ 4.9.3, 4.8.7 and 4.7.12 packages have just been released by SerNet. These are important security releases, please update affected systems as soon as possible. The packages are available for various SUSE and Red Hat platforms as well as for Debian GNU/Linux and Ubuntu.

The packages address the following issues:

Samba 4.9.3 addresses all CVEs listed above. Samba 4.8.7 and 4.7.12 addresses all except CVE-2018-16852 and CVE-2018-16857.

The SAMBA+ binary packages are not affected by the following issue, which is part of the Samba security releases:

* CVE-2018-16853 Samba AD DC S4U2Self crash in experimental MIT Kerberos configuration

SAMBA+ packages and all later versions are available as software subscription. They can be purchased at the SAMBA+ shop, detailed information and prices are listed at https://shop.samba.plus. The subscriptions are managed at our platform OPOSSO (https://oposso.samba.plus). Users can activate their subscriptions here and manage access credentials. The new SAMBA+ packages are included in existing subscriptions.


SAMBA+ 4.9.2 has just been released by SerNet. Packages for various SUSE and Red Hat platforms as well as for Debian GNU/Linux and Ubuntu are available now.

These packages address a lot of issues, which are listed in the Samba 4.9.2 release history.

The new 4.8.6-17 packages include fixes for the fruit vfs module:

SAMBA+ packages and all later versions are available as software subscription. They can be purchased at the SAMBA+ shop, detailed information and prices are listed at https://shop.samba.plus. The subscriptions are managed at our platform OPOSSO (https://oposso.samba.plus). Users can activate their subscriptions here and manage access credentials. The new SAMBA+ packages are included in existing subscriptions.


SAMBA+ 4.7.11 has just been released by SerNet. Packages for various SUSE and Red Hat platforms as well as for Debian GNU/Linux and Ubuntu are available now.

These packages address a lot of issues, which are listed in the Samba 4.7.11 release history.

The fixes for the samba memory leak bug #13362 and the vfs-fruit truncate bug #13441 are already included in the previous SAMBA+ 4.7 release.

The recently released 4.9.1-6 and 4.8.6-14 packages solve a bug, which is related to CTDB setups, where Samba client tools crashes:

  • Bug 13465 – testparm crashes with PANIC: messaging not initialized

The SAMBA+ 4.7 and 4.8 packages are now also available for openSUSE Leap 15 and SLES 15.

SAMBA+ packages and all later versions are available as software subscription. They can be purchased at the SAMBA+ shop, detailed information and prices are listed at https://shop.samba.plus. The subscriptions are managed at our platform OPOSSO (https://oposso.samba.plus). Users can activate their subscriptions here and manage access credentials. The new SAMBA+ packages are included in existing subscriptions.


SAMBA+ 4.8.6 has just been released. Packages for various SUSE and Red Hat platforms as well as for Debian GNU/Linux and Ubuntu are available now.

These packages address several issues, which are listed in the Samba release history:

 https://www.samba.org/samba/history/samba-4.8.6.html

SAMBA+ packages and all later versions are available as software subscription. They can be purchased at the SAMBA+ shop, detailed information and prices are listed at shop.samba.plus. The subscriptions are managed at our platform OPOSSO (https://oposso.samba.plus). Users can activate their subscriptions here and manage access credentials. The new SAMBA+ packages are included in existing subscriptions.


SAMBA+ 4.9.1 has just been released. Packages for various SUSE and Red Hat platforms as well as for Debian GNU/Linux and Ubuntu are available now.

These packages address a lot of issues, which are listed in the Samba release history:

 https://www.samba.org/samba/history/samba-4.9.1.html

The fixes for the nmbd bug #13620 (nmbd network announce storm) and the printing bug #13597 (Denied access for all client printing operations against Windows 2016) were already fixed in the previous SAMBA+ 4.9.0-4 release.

SAMBA+ packages and all later versions are available as software subscription. They can be purchased at the SAMBA+ shop, detailed information and prices are listed at https://shop.samba.plus. The subscriptions are managed at our platform OPOSSO (https://oposso.samba.plus). Users can activate their subscriptions here and manage access credentials. The new SAMBA+ packages are included in existing subscriptions.


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