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The Samba Team at SerNet has just released the SAMBA+ 4.15.7 packages. They are available for various SUSE and Red Hat platforms as well as for Debian GNU/Linux, Ubuntu and AIX.

The update addresses several issues, which are listed in the release notes for Samba 4.15.7.

SAMBA+ packages are available as software subscription. They can be purchased at the SAMBA+ shop, detailed information and prices are listed at https://shop.samba.plus. The subscriptions are managed at our platform OPOSSO (https://oposso.samba.plus). Users can activate their subscriptions here and manage access credentials. The new SAMBA+ packages are included in existing subscriptions.


SAMBA+ 4.15.6 has just been released. Packages for various SUSE and Red Hat platforms as well as for Debian GNU/Linux, Ubuntu and AIX are available now.

These  updates address several issues, which are listed in the release notes for Samba 4.15.6.

Additionally the following issues are addressed in the SAMBA+ packages:

  • Bug 14865 regression: uncached logon on RODC always fails once

The previous intermediate 4.15.5 releases addressed the following issues:

  • Bug 14865: uncached logon on RODC always fails once
  • Bug 14984: changing the machine password against an RODC likely destroys the domain join
  • LDAP simple binds with non-cached users against RODCs (bugs 13879, 14641, 15001, 15003)
  • AD replication performance improvements: Reduce the security descriptor propagation time after the initial replication

SAMBA+ packages are available as software subscription. They can be purchased at the SAMBA+ shop, detailed information and prices are listed at https://shop.samba.plus. The subscriptions are managed at our platform OPOSSO (https://oposso.samba.plus). Users can activate their subscriptions here and manage access credentials. The new SAMBA+ packages are included in existing subscriptions.


New SAMBA+ 4.15.5, 4.14.12 and 4.13.17 packages have just been released by SerNet. These are important security releases, please update affected systems as soon as possible. The packages are available for various SUSE and Red Hat platforms as well as for Debian GNU/Linux, Ubuntu and AIX.

The packages address the following issues:

  • CVE-2021-44141: Information leak via symlinks of existence of files or directories outside of the exported share.
  • CVE-2021-44142: Out-of-bounds heap read/write vulnerability in VFS module vfs_fruit allows code execution.
  • CVE-2022-0336: Samba AD users with permission to write to an account can impersonate arbitrary services.

Details are listed in the respective release notes for Samba 4.15.5, 4.14.12 and 4.13.17.

SAMBA+ packages are available as software subscription. They can be purchased at the SAMBA+ shop, detailed information and prices are listed at https://shop.samba.plus. The subscriptions are managed at our platform OPOSSO (https://oposso.samba.plus). Users can activate their subscriptions here and manage access credentials. The new SAMBA+ packages are included in existing subscriptions.


SAMBA+ 4.15.4 has just been released. Packages for various SUSE and Red Hat platforms as well as for Debian GNU/Linux, Ubuntu and AIX are available now.

For the ARM platform, SerNet has already offered packages for Debian-based distributions, and now RPMs for RHEL 8-based distributions are also available for the ARM64/aarch64 platform.

These  updates address several issues, which are listed in the release notes for Samba 4.15.4.

Additionally the following issues are addressed in the SAMBA+ packages:

  • Bug 14867: printing fixes after the MS KB5006670 fixes

SAMBA+ packages are available as software subscription. They can be purchased at the SAMBA+ shop, detailed information and prices are listed at https://shop.samba.plus. The subscriptions are managed at our platform OPOSSO (https://oposso.samba.plus). Users can activate their subscriptions here and manage access credentials. The new SAMBA+ packages are included in existing subscriptions.


SAMBA+ 4.13.16 has just been released. This is a security release that addresses CVE-2021-43566. The packages are available for various SUSE and Red Hat platforms as well as for Debian GNU/Linux, Ubuntu and AIX.

All versions of the Samba file server prior to 4.15.0 are affected by CVE-2021-20316. Samba versions prior to 4.15.0 cannot be patched.

Please update affected systems as soon as possible. If possible upgrade to SAMBA+ 4.15, otherwise consult the release notes for possible mitigations for CVE-2021-20316.

SAMBA+ packages are available as software subscription. They can be purchased at the SAMBA+ shop, detailed information and prices are listed at https://shop.samba.plus. The subscriptions are managed at our platform OPOSSO (https://oposso.samba.plus). Users can activate their subscriptions here and manage access credentials. The new SAMBA+ packages are included in existing subscriptions.


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