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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2012-0057

Original release date: 02/01/2012
Last revised: 07/03/2012
Source: US-CERT/NIST

Overview

PHP before 5.3.9 has improper libxslt security settings, which allows remote attackers to create arbitrary files via a crafted XSLT stylesheet that uses the libxslt output extension.

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 6.4 (MEDIUM) (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:N) (legend)
Impact Subscore: 4.9
Exploitability Subscore: 10.0
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Network exploitable
Access Complexity: Low
Authentication: Not required to exploit
Impact Type: Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows unauthorized modification

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External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 48668
External Source: MLIST
Name: [oss-security] 20120113 Re: CVE affected for PHP 5.3.9 ?
External Source: SUSE
Name: openSUSE-SU-2012:0426
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: https://bugs.php.net/bug.php?id=54446
Type: Advisory; Patch Information
External Source: XF
Name: php-libxslt-security-bypass(72908)
External Source: MLIST
Name: [oss-security] 20120115 Re: CVE affected for PHP 5.3.9 ?
External Source: MLIST
Name: [oss-security] 20120114 Re: CVE affected for PHP 5.3.9 ?
External Source: HP
Name: SSRT100877
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://php.net/ChangeLog-5.php#5.3.9
External Source: MLIST
Name: [oss-security] 20120114 Re: CVE affected for PHP 5.3.9 ?
External Source: MLIST
Name: [oss-security] 20120117 Re: CVE affected for PHP 5.3.9 ?
External Source: DEBIAN
Name: DSA-2399
External Source: MLIST
Name: [oss-security] 20120113 Re: CVE affected for PHP 5.3.9 ?
External Source: MLIST
Name: [oss-security] 20120114 Re: CVE affected for PHP 5.3.9 ?
External Source: HP
Name: HPSBMU02786
External Source: MLIST
Name: [oss-security] 20120113 CVE affected for PHP 5.3.9 ?
External Source: MLIST
Name: [oss-security] 20120115 Re: CVE affected for PHP 5.3.9 ?
External Source: MLIST
Name: [oss-security] 20120113 Re: CVE affected for PHP 5.3.9 ?
External Source: MLIST
Name: [oss-security] 20120113 Re: CVE affected for PHP 5.3.9 ?
External Source: MLIST
Name: [oss-security] 20120113 Re: CVE affected for PHP 5.3.9 ?

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)
  • Permissions, Privileges, and Access Control (CWE-264)