CVE-2007-2511 Detail

Current Description

Buffer overflow in the user_filter_factory_create function in PHP before 5.2.2 has unknown impact and local attack vectors.


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Vendor Statements (disclaimer)

Official Statement fromRed Hat (04/02/2008)

The PHP interpreter does not offer a reliable "sandboxed" security layer (as found in, say, a JVM) in which untrusted scripts can be run any script run by the PHP interpreter must be trusted with the privileges of the interpreter itself. This bug described in CVE-2007-2511 can only be triggered by a script author since no trust boundary is crossed, this issue is not treated as security-sensitive.

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Hyperlink Resource
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2007-07/msg00006.html
http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-200705-19.xml
http://us2.php.net/releases/5_2_2.php
http://viewcvs.php.net/viewvc.cgi/php-src/ext/standard/user_filters.c?r1=1.31.2.4.2.5&r2=1.31.2.4.2.6
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2007:102
http://www.trustix.org/errata/2007/0017/
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-462-1

Weakness Enumeration

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2007-2511
NVD Published Date:
05/08/2007
NVD Last Modified:
10/30/2018
Source:
MITRE