CVE-2015-3223 Detail

Current Description

The ldb_wildcard_compare function in ldb_match.c in ldb before 1.1.24, as used in the AD LDAP server in Samba 4.x before 4.1.22, 4.2.x before 4.2.7, and 4.3.x before 4.3.3, mishandles certain zero values, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (infinite loop) via crafted packets.


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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score:  5.3 MEDIUM
Vector:  CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:L


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Hyperlink Resource
http://lists.fedoraproject.org/pipermail/package-announce/2015-December/174076.html
http://lists.fedoraproject.org/pipermail/package-announce/2015-December/174391.html
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2015-12/msg00019.html
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2015-12/msg00020.html
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2015-12/msg00032.html
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2015-12/msg00033.html
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2016-04/msg00042.html
http://www.debian.org/security/2016/dsa-3433
http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/topics/security/linuxbulletinjan2016-2867209.html
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/79731
http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1034493
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-2855-1
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-2855-2
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-2856-1
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1290287
https://git.samba.org/?p=samba.git;a=commit;h=aa6c27148b9d3f8c1e4fdd5dd46bfecbbd0ca465
https://git.samba.org/?p=samba.git;a=commit;h=ec504dbf69636a554add1f3d5703dd6c3ad450b8
https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201612-47
https://www.samba.org/samba/security/CVE-2015-3223.html Vendor Advisory 

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-189 Numeric Errors cwe source acceptance level NIST  
CWE-399 Resource Management Errors cwe source acceptance level NIST  

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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2015-3223
NVD Published Date:
12/29/2015
NVD Last Modified:
12/30/2016
Source:
MITRE