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CVE-2007-2872 Detail

Current Description

Multiple integer overflows in the chunk_split function in PHP 5 before 5.2.3 and PHP 4 before 4.4.8 allow remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) or execute arbitrary code via the (1) chunks, (2) srclen, and (3) chunklen arguments.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  06/04/2007
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Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 6.8 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 6.4
Exploitability Subscore: 8.6


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Medium
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): Partial
Integrity (I): Partial
Availability (A): Partial
Additional Information:
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information
Allows unauthorized modification
Allows disruption of service

Vendor Statements (disclaimer)

Official Statement from Red Hat (08/02/2007)

Red Hat is aware of this issue and is tracking it via the following bug: https://bugzilla.redhat.com/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=CVE-2007-2872 The Red Hat Security Response Team has rated this issue as having moderate security impact, a future update may address this flaw.

References to Advisories, Solutions, and Tools

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Hyperlink Resource
http://h20000.www2.hp.com/bizsupport/TechSupport/Document.jsp?objectID=c01178795
http://h20000.www2.hp.com/bizsupport/TechSupport/Document.jsp?objectID=c01345501
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2007-07/msg00006.html
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2008-01/msg00006.html
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2007-0889.html Vendor Advisory
http://slackware.com/security/viewer.php?l=slackware-security&y=2007&m=slackware-security.482863
http://slackware.com/security/viewer.php?l=slackware-security&y=2008&m=slackware-security.335136
http://support.avaya.com/elmodocs2/security/ASA-2007-449.htm
http://www.gentoo.org/security/en/glsa/glsa-200710-02.xml
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2007:187
http://www.openpkg.com/security/advisories/OpenPKG-SA-2007.020.html
http://www.php.net/ChangeLog-4.php
http://www.php.net/releases/4_4_8.php
http://www.php.net/releases/5_2_3.php Patch
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2007-0888.html Vendor Advisory
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2007-0890.html Vendor Advisory
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2007-0891.html
http://www.sec-consult.com/291.html
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/470244/100/0/threaded
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/491693/100/0/threaded
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/24261
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1018186
http://www.trustix.org/errata/2007/0023/
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-549-2
http://www.ubuntulinux.org/support/documentation/usn/usn-549-1
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2007/2061
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2007/3386
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/0059
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/0398
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/39398
https://issues.rpath.com/browse/RPL-1693
https://issues.rpath.com/browse/RPL-1702
https://launchpad.net/bugs/173043
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A9424
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2007-September/msg00354.html
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2007-September/msg00397.html

References to Check Content

Identifier:
oval:org.mitre.oval:def:9424
Check System:
http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5
Hyperlink:
http://oval.mitre.org/repository/data/DownloadDefinition?id=oval:org.mitre.oval:def:9424

Technical Details

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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2007-2872
NVD Published Date:
06/04/2007
NVD Last Modified:
10/10/2017