CVE-2015-5252

NameCVE-2015-5252
Descriptionvfs.c in smbd in Samba 3.x and 4.x before 4.1.22, 4.2.x before 4.2.7, and 4.3.x before 4.3.3, when share names with certain substring relationships exist, allows remote attackers to bypass intended file-access restrictions via a symlink that points outside of a share.
SourceCVE (at NVD; CERT, LWN, oss-sec, fulldisc, bugtraq, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SUSE bugzilla/CVE, Mageia, GitHub advisories/code/issues, web search, more)
ReferencesDLA-379-1, DSA-3433-1

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
samba (PTS)buster, buster (security)2:4.9.5+dfsg-5+deb10u3fixed
bullseye (security), bullseye2:4.13.13+dfsg-1~deb11u5fixed
bookworm, sid2:4.16.5+dfsg-1fixed

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
sambasourcesqueeze2:3.5.6~dfsg-3squeeze13DLA-379-1
sambasourcewheezy2:3.6.6-6+deb7u6DSA-3433-1
sambasourcejessie2:4.1.17+dfsg-2+deb8u1DSA-3433-1
sambasource(unstable)2:4.1.22+dfsg-1

Notes

https://www.samba.org/samba/security/CVE-2015-5252.html

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