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CVE-2002-0253 Detail

Current Description

PHP, when not configured with the "display_errors = Off" setting in php.ini, allows remote attackers to obtain the physical path for an include file via a trailing slash in a request to a directly accessible PHP program, which modifies the base path, causes the include directive to fail, and produces an error message that contains the path.

Source:  MITRE
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Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 5.0 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 10.0


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Low
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): Partial
Integrity (I): None
Availability (A): None
Additional Information:
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information

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Hyperlink Resource
http://marc.info/?l=bugtraq&m=101318944130790&w=2
http://www.iss.net/security_center/static/8122.php
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/4063

Technical Details

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Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.3

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:/a:php:php:4.0
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 cpe:/a:php:php:4.0.1
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 cpe:/a:php:php:4.0.1:patch2
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 cpe:/a:php:php:4.0.3
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 cpe:/a:php:php:4.0.4
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 cpe:/a:php:php:4.0.5
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 cpe:/a:php:php:4.0.6
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 cpe:/a:php:php:4.1.0
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 cpe:/a:php:php:4.1.2
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2002-0253
NVD Published Date:
05/29/2002
NVD Last Modified:
10/17/2016