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CVE-2007-1701 Detail

Description

PHP 4 before 4.4.5, and PHP 5 before 5.2.1, when register_globals is enabled, allows context-dependent attackers to execute arbitrary code via deserialization of session data, which overwrites arbitrary global variables, as demonstrated by calling session_decode on a string beginning with "_SESSION|s:39:".

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  03/26/2007

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2007-1701
Original release date:
03/26/2007
Last revised:
10/10/2017
Source:
US-CERT/NIST

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score:
6.8 MEDIUM
Vector:
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) (legend)
Impact Subscore:
6.4
Exploitability Subscore:
8.6
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector:
Network exploitable
Access Complexity:
Medium
Authentication:
Not required to exploit
Impact Type:
Provides unauthorized access, Allows partial confidentiality, integrity, and availability violation; Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows disruption of service

Evaluator Impact

Successful exploitation requires that variable "register_globals" is enabled.

Vendor Statements (disclaimer)

Official Statement from Red Hat (05/01/2007)

This CVE name is a duplicate as the vulnerability is addressed by CVE-2007-0910.

References to Advisories, Solutions, and Tools

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Hyperlink Resource Type Source Name
http://h20000.www2.hp.com/bizsupport/TechSupport/Document.jsp?lang=en&cc=us&objectID=c01056506 External Source HP HPSBMA02215
http://h20000.www2.hp.com/bizsupport/TechSupport/Document.jsp?lang=en&cc=us&objectID=c01086137 External Source HP HPSBTU02232
http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-200705-19.xml External Source GENTOO GLSA-200705-19
http://www.php-security.org/MOPB/MOPB-31-2007.html External Source MISC http://www.php-security.org/MOPB/MOPB-31-2007.html
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/23120 External Source BID 23120
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2007/1991 External Source VUPEN ADV-2007-1991
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2007/2374 External Source VUPEN ADV-2007-2374
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/33658 External Source XF php-sessiondecode-code-execution(33658)
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A11034 External Source OVAL oval:org.mitre.oval:def:11034

References to Check Content

Identifier:
oval:org.mitre.oval:def:11034
Check System:
http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5
Hyperlink:
http://oval.mitre.org/repository/data/DownloadDefinition?id=oval:org.mitre.oval:def:11034

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