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CVE-2006-2563 Detail

Description

The cURL library (libcurl) in PHP 4.4.2 and 5.1.4 allows attackers to bypass safe mode and read files via a file:// request containing null characters.

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  05/29/2006

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2006-2563
Original release date:
05/29/2006
Last revised:
07/19/2017
Source:
US-CERT/NIST

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score:
2.1 LOW
Vector:
(AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N) (legend)
Impact Subscore:
2.9
Exploitability Subscore:
3.9
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector:
Locally exploitable
Access Complexity:
Low
Authentication:
Not required to exploit
Impact Type:
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information

Vendor Statements (disclaimer)

Official Statement from Red Hat (09/20/2006)

We do not consider these to be security issues. For more details see http://bugzilla.redhat.com/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=169857#c1 and http://www.php.net/security-note.php

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Hyperlink Resource Type Source Name
http://securityreason.com/achievement_securityalert/39 External Source SREASONRES 20060526 cURL Safe Mode Bypass PHP 4.4.2 and 5.1.4
http://securityreason.com/securityalert/959 External Source SREASON 959
http://securitytracker.com/id?1016175 External Source SECTRACK 1016175
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2006:122 External Source MANDRIVA MDKSA-2006:122
http://www.novell.com/linux/security/advisories/2006_22_sr.html External Source SUSE SUSE-SR:2006:022
http://www.novell.com/linux/security/advisories/2006_52_php.html External Source SUSE SUSE-SA:2006:052
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/18116 External Source BID 18116
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2006/2055 External Source VUPEN ADV-2006-2055
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/26764 External Source XF php-curl-safemode-bypass(26764)

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