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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2015-5299

The shadow_copy2_get_shadow_copy_data function in modules/vfs_shadow_copy2.c 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 does not verify that the DIRECTORY_LIST access right has been granted, which allows remote attackers to access snapshots by visiting a shadow copy directory.
Publish Date : 2015-12-29 Last Update Date : 2022-08-29
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
Confidentiality Impact Partial (There is considerable informational disclosure.)
Integrity Impact None (There is no impact to the integrity of the system)
Availability Impact None (There is no impact to the availability of the system.)
Access Complexity Low (Specialized access conditions or extenuating circumstances do not exist. Very little knowledge or skill is required to exploit. )
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s) Obtain Information
CWE ID 200

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
RHSA-2016:0006: samba security update (Moderate) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20160006 unix
RHSA-2016:0010: samba4 security update (Moderate) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20160010 unix
RHSA-2016:0011: samba security update (Moderate) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20160011 unix
OVAL (Open Vulnerability and Assessment Language) definitions define exactly what should be done to verify a vulnerability or a missing patch. Check out the OVAL definitions if you want to learn what you should do to verify a vulnerability.

- Products Affected By CVE-2015-5299

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 OS Canonical Ubuntu Linux 12.04 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 OS Canonical Ubuntu Linux 14.04 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 OS Canonical Ubuntu Linux 15.04 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 OS Canonical Ubuntu Linux 15.10 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 OS Debian Debian Linux 7.0 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 OS Debian Debian Linux 8.0 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Samba Samba * * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Canonical Ubuntu Linux 4
Debian Debian Linux 2
Samba Samba 1

- References For CVE-2015-5299;a=commit;h=675fd8d771f9d43e354dba53ddd9b5483ae0a1d7 CONFIRM
GENTOO GLSA-201612-47
SUSE SUSE-SU-2016:0164
SUSE openSUSE-SU-2015:2354
SUSE openSUSE-SU-2015:2356 CONFIRM
SUSE SUSE-SU-2015:2304
SUSE SUSE-SU-2016:0032
SECTRACK 1034493
SUSE SUSE-SU-2015:2305
FEDORA FEDORA-2015-0e0879cc8a
BID 79729 Samba CVE-2015-5299 Remote Security Bypass Vulnerability Release Date:2016-12-29
SUSE openSUSE-SU-2016:1107
SUSE openSUSE-SU-2016:1064

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2015-5299

There are not any metasploit modules related to this CVE entry (Please visit for more information)

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