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CVE-2007-1287 Detail

Description

A regression error in the phpinfo function in PHP 4.4.3 to 4.4.6, and PHP 6.0 in CVS, allows remote attackers to conduct cross-site scripting (XSS) attacks via GET, POST, or COOKIE array values, which are not escaped in the phpinfo output, as originally fixed for CVE-2005-3388.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  03/06/2007

Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 4.3 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 8.6


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Medium
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): None
Integrity (I): Partial
Availability (A): None
Additional Information:
Victim must voluntarily interact with attack mechanism
Allows unauthorized modification

Vendor Statements (disclaimer)

Official Statement from Red Hat (04/16/2007)

The phpinfo function should not be used in publically-accessible PHP scripts.

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Hyperlink Resource
http://docs.info.apple.com/article.html?artnum=306172
http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce//2007/Jul/msg00004.html
http://us2.php.net/releases/4_4_7.php
http://www.php-security.org/MOPB/MOPB-08-2007.html Exploit Patch Vendor Advisory
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/25159
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2007/2732

Technical Details

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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2007-1287
NVD Published Date:
03/06/2007
NVD Last Modified:
03/07/2011