Samba

Samba is the standard Windows interoperability suite of programs for Linux and Unix.

Samba is Free Software licensed under the GNU General Public License, the Samba project is a member of the Software Freedom Conservancy.

Since 1992, Samba has provided secure, stable and fast file and print services for all clients using the SMB/CIFS protocol, such as all versions of DOS and Windows, OS/2, Linux and many others.

Samba is an important component to seamlessly integrate Linux/Unix Servers and Desktops into Active Directory environments using the winbind daemon.

Latest News

29 October 2019

Samba 4.11.2, 4.10.10 and 4.9.15 Security Releases Available

These are security releases in order to address CVE-2019-10218 (Client code can return filenames containing path separators). CVE-2019-14833 (Samba AD DC check password script does not receive the full password). CVE-2019-14847 (User with "get changes" permission can crash AD DC LDAP server via dirsync).

The uncompressed tarballs have been signed using GnuPG (ID 6F33915B6568B7EA).
The 4.11.2 source code can be downloaded now.
A patch against Samba 4.11.2 is also available.
See the 4.11.2 release notes for more info.
The 4.10.10 source code can be downloaded now.
A patch against Samba 4.10.9 is also available.
See the 4.10.10 release notes for more info. The 4.9.15 source code can be downloaded now.
A patch against Samba 4.9.14 is also available.
See the 4.9.15 release notes for more info.

22 October 2019

Samba 4.9.14 Available for Download

This is the latest stable release of the Samba 4.9 release series.

The uncompressed tarball has been signed using GnuPG (ID 6F33915B6568B7EA). The source code can be downloaded now. A patch against Samba 4.9.13 is also available. See the release notes for more info.

18 October 2019

Samba 4.11.1 Available for Download

This is the first stable release of the Samba 4.11 release series.

The uncompressed tarball has been signed using GnuPG (ID 6F33915B6568B7EA). The source code can be downloaded now. A patch against Samba 4.11.0 is also available. See the release notes for more info.

17 October 2019

Samba 4.10.9 Available for Download

This is the latest stable release of the Samba 4.10 release series.

The uncompressed tarball has been signed using GnuPG (ID 6F33915B6568B7EA). The source code can be downloaded now. A patch against Samba 4.10.8 is also available. See the release notes for more info.

07 October 2019

Samba and GnuTLS

With Samba 4.11 we started to migrate to GnuTLS to replace our homegrown crypto code. Samba developer Andreas Schneider wrote a blog post about what to expect with Samba 4.12.

17 September 2019

Samba 4.11.0 Available for Download

This is the latest stable release of the Samba 4.11 release series.

The uncompressed tarball has been signed using GnuPG (ID 6F33915B6568B7EA). The source code can be downloaded now. See the release notes for more info.

11 September 2019

Samba 4.11.0rc4 Available for Download

This is the fourth release candidate of the upcoming Samba 4.11 release series.

The uncompressed tarball has been signed using GnuPG (ID 6F33915B6568B7EA). The source code can be downloaded now. See the release notes for more info.

03 September 2019

Samba 4.11.0rc3 Available for Download

This is the third release candidate of the upcoming Samba 4.11 release series.

The uncompressed tarball has been signed using GnuPG (ID 6F33915B6568B7EA). The source code can be downloaded now. See the release notes for more info.

03 September 2019

Samba 4.10.8 and 4.9.13 Security Releases Available

These are security releases in order to address CVE-2019-10197 (Combination of parameters and permissions can allow user to escape from the share path definition).

The uncompressed tarballs have been signed using GnuPG (ID 6F33915B6568B7EA).
The 4.10.8 source code can be downloaded now.
A patch against Samba 4.10.7 is also available.
See the 4.10.8 release notes for more info.
The 4.9.13 source code can be downloaded now.
A patch against Samba 4.9.12 is also available.
See the 4.9.13 release notes for more info.

27 August 2019

Samba 4.9.12 Available for Download

This is the latest stable release of the Samba 4.9 release series.

The uncompressed tarball has been signed using GnuPG (ID 6F33915B6568B7EA). The source code can be downloaded now. A patch against Samba 4.9.11 is also available. See the release notes for more info.

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Releases

Current stable release

Samba 4.11.2 (gzipped)
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Maintenance

Patches · Security Updates · GPG Key

Future

Release Planning · Roadmap