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CVE-2006-0097 Detail

Current Description

Stack-based buffer overflow in the create_named_pipe function in libmysql.c in PHP 4.3.10 and 4.4.x before 4.4.3 for Windows allows attackers to execute arbitrary code via a long (1) arg_host or (2) arg_unix_socket argument, as demonstrated by a long named pipe variable in the host argument to the mysql_connect function.

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  01/06/2006      View Analysis Description

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2006-0097
Original release date:
01/06/2006
Last revised:
08/01/2011
Source:
US-CERT/NIST

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score:
7.5 HIGH
Vector:
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) (legend)
Impact Subscore:
6.4
Exploitability Subscore:
10.0
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector:
Network exploitable
Access Complexity:
Low
Authentication:
Not required to exploit
Impact Type:
Provides user account access, Allows partial confidentiality, integrity, and availability violation; Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows disruption of service

Vendor Statements (disclaimer)

Official Statement from Red Hat (10/30/2008)

Not vulnerable. This issue did not affect the versions of php as shipped with Red Hat Enterprise Linux 2.1, 3, 4, or 5.

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Hyperlink Resource Type Source Name
http://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/fulldisclosure/2006-01/0274.html External Source FULLDISC 20060108 RE: Windows PHP 4.x "0-day" buffer overflow
http://lists.grok.org.uk/pipermail/full-disclosure/2006-January/041013.html Exploit; Vendor Advisory External Source FULLDISC 20060105 Windows PHP 4.x "0-day" buffer overflow
http://www.php.net/ChangeLog-4.php#4.4.3 External Source CONFIRM http://www.php.net/ChangeLog-4.php#4.4.3
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/420986/100/0/threaded External Source BUGTRAQ 20060105 Windows PHP 4.x "0-day" buffer overflow
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/16145 Exploit External Source BID 16145
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2006/0046 Vendor Advisory External Source VUPEN ADV-2006-0046

Technical Details

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