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CVE-2018-16857 Detail

Description

Samba from version 4.9.0 and before version 4.9.3 that have AD DC configurations watching for bad passwords (to restrict brute forcing of passwords) in a window of more than 3 minutes may not watch for bad passwords at all. The primary risk from this issue is with regards to domains that have been upgraded from Samba 4.8 and earlier. In these cases the manual testing done to confirm an organisation's password policies apply as expected may not have been re-done after the upgrade.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  11/28/2018

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Hyperlink Resource
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/106024
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=CVE-2018-16857
https://security.netapp.com/advisory/ntap-20181127-0001/
https://www.samba.org/samba/security/CVE-2018-16857.html

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CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2018-16857
NVD Published Date:
11/28/2018
NVD Last Modified:
11/29/2018