Samba is an open-source implementation of the Server Message Block (SMB) protocol and the related Common Internet File System (CIFS) protocol, which allows PC-compatible machines to share files, printers, and various information.
The following packages have been upgraded to a later upstream version: samba (4.9.8). (BZ#1724261)
For more details about the security issue(s), including the impact, a CVSS score, acknowledgments, and other related information, refer to the CVE page(s) listed in the References section.
Increased performance for Samba vfs_glusterfs when using pthreadpool (BZ#1743595)
The samba packages have been upgraded to upstream version 4.9.8 which provides a number of bug fixes and enhancements over the previous version. (BZ#1724261)
Users of Samba with Red Hat Gluster Storage are advised to upgrade to these updated packages.