National Vulnerability Database

National Vulnerability Database

National Vulnerability
Database

CVE-2006-4020 Detail

Current Description

scanf.c in PHP 5.1.4 and earlier, and 4.4.3 and earlier, allows context-dependent attackers to execute arbitrary code via a sscanf PHP function call that performs argument swapping, which increments an index past the end of an array and triggers a buffer over-read.

Source:  MITRE
View Analysis Description

Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score: N/A
NVD score not yet provided.

Evaluator Solution

A Patch(es) addressing this vulnerability can be found here: http://snaps.php.net/

References to Advisories, Solutions, and Tools

By selecting these links, you will be leaving NIST webspace. We have provided these links to other web sites because they may have information that would be of interest to you. No inferences should be drawn on account of other sites being referenced, or not, from this page. There may be other web sites that are more appropriate for your purpose. NIST does not necessarily endorse the views expressed, or concur with the facts presented on these sites. Further, NIST does not endorse any commercial products that may be mentioned on these sites. Please address comments about this page to nvd@nist.gov.

Hyperlink Resource
ftp://patches.sgi.com/support/free/security/advisories/20061001-01-P.asc
http://bugs.php.net/bug.php?id=38322 Exploit Patch
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2006-0688.html
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2006-0736.html
http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-200608-28.xml
http://securityreason.com/securityalert/1341
http://securitytracker.com/id?1016984
http://support.avaya.com/elmodocs2/security/ASA-2006-221.htm
http://support.avaya.com/elmodocs2/security/ASA-2006-222.htm
http://support.avaya.com/elmodocs2/security/ASA-2006-223.htm
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2006:144
http://www.novell.com/linux/security/advisories/2006_19_sr.html
http://www.novell.com/linux/security/advisories/2006_20_sr.html
http://www.novell.com/linux/security/advisories/2006_22_sr.html
http://www.novell.com/linux/security/advisories/2006_52_php.html
http://www.php.net/ChangeLog-5.php#5.1.5
http://www.php.net/release_5_1_5.php
http://www.plain-text.info/sscanf_bug.txt Exploit
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2006-0669.html
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2006-0682.html
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/442438/30/0/threaded Exploit Patch Vendor Advisory
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/19415
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-342-1
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2006/3193
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A11062

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
NVD-CWE-Other Other NIST  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:php:php:4.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:php:php:4.0:beta1:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:php:php:4.0:beta2:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:php:php:4.0:beta3:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:php:php:4.0:beta4:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:php:php:4.0:beta_4_patch1:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:php:php:4.0:rc1:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:php:php:4.0:rc2:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:php:php:4.0.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:php:php:4.0.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:php:php:4.0.1:patch1:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:php:php:4.0.1:patch2:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:php:php:4.0.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:php:php:4.0.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:php:php:4.0.3:patch1:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:php:php:4.0.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:php:php:4.0.4:patch1:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:php:php:4.0.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:php:php:4.0.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:php:php:4.0.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:php:php:4.0.7:rc1:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:php:php:4.0.7:rc2:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:php:php:4.0.7:rc3:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:php:php:4.1.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:php:php:4.1.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:php:php:4.1.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:php:php:4.2:*:dev:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:php:php:4.2.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:php:php:4.2.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:php:php:4.2.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:php:php:4.2.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:php:php:4.3.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:php:php:4.3.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:php:php:4.3.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:php:php:4.3.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:php:php:4.3.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:php:php:4.3.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:php:php:4.3.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:php:php:4.3.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:php:php:4.3.8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:php:php:4.3.9:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:php:php:4.3.10:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:php:php:4.3.11:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:php:php:4.4.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:php:php:4.4.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:php:php:4.4.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:php:php:4.4.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:php:php:5.0:rc1:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:php:php:5.0:rc2:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:php:php:5.0:rc3:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:php:php:5.0.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:php:php:5.0.0:beta1:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:php:php:5.0.0:beta2:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:php:php:5.0.0:beta3:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:php:php:5.0.0:beta4:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:php:php:5.0.0:rc1:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:php:php:5.0.0:rc2:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:php:php:5.0.0:rc3:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:php:php:5.0.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:php:php:5.0.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:php:php:5.0.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:php:php:5.0.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:php:php:5.0.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:php:php:5.1.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:php:php:5.1.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:php:php:5.1.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:php:php:5.1.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)


Change History

4 change records found - show changes

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2006-4020
NVD Published Date:
08/08/2006
NVD Last Modified:
10/30/2018