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1276126: CVE-2015-5299 Samba: Missing access control check in shadow copy code
A missing access control flaw was found in Samba. A remote, authenticated attacker could use this flaw to view the current snapshot on a Samba share, despite not having DIRECTORY_LIST access rights.

Find out more about CVE-2015-5299 from the MITRE CVE dictionary dictionary and NIST NVD.

CVSS v2 metrics

Base Score 3.5
Base Metrics AV:N/AC:M/Au:S/C:P/I:N/A:N
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Medium
Authentication Single
Confidentiality Impact Partial
Integrity Impact None
Availability Impact None

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Red Hat Security Errata

Platform Errata Release Date
Red Hat Gluster 3 Samba on RHEL-7 (samba) RHSA-2016:0016 2016-01-08
Red Hat Gluster 3 Samba on RHEL-6 (samba) RHSA-2016:0015 2016-01-08
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 (samba4) RHSA-2016:0010 2016-01-07
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 (samba) RHSA-2016:0011 2016-01-07
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 (samba) RHSA-2016:0006 2016-01-08

Affected Packages State

Platform Package State
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 samba Not affected
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 samba3x Will not fix
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4 samba Not affected


Red Hat would like to thank the Samba project for reporting this issue. Upstream acknowledges as the original reporter.

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