DescriptionThe unix_clean_name function in Samba 2.2.x through 2.2.11, and 3.0.x before 3.0.2a, trims certain directory names down to absolute paths, which could allow remote attackers to bypass the specified share restrictions and read, write, or list arbitrary files via "/.////" style sequences in pathnames.
SourceCVE (at NVD; CERT, LWN, oss-sec, fulldisc, bugtraq, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SUSE bugzilla/CVE, Mageia, GitHub code/issues, web search, more)
NVD severityhigh (attack range: remote)
Debian Bugs274342

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
samba (PTS)wheezy2:3.6.6-6+deb7u7fixed
wheezy (security)2:3.6.6-6+deb7u15fixed
jessie (security), jessie2:4.2.14+dfsg-0+deb8u9fixed
stretch (security)2:4.5.12+dfsg-2+deb9u2fixed
buster, sid2:4.7.4+dfsg-2fixed

The information below is based on the following data on fixed versions.

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