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CVE-2007-3007 Detail

Current Description

PHP 5 before 5.2.3 does not enforce the open_basedir or safe_mode restriction in certain cases, which allows context-dependent attackers to determine the existence of arbitrary files by checking if the readfile function returns a string. NOTE: this issue might also involve the realpath function.

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  06/04/2007      View Analysis Description

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2007-3007
Original release date:
06/04/2007
Last revised:
10/30/2012
Source:
US-CERT/NIST

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score:
5.0 MEDIUM
Vector:
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N) (legend)
Impact Subscore:
2.9
Exploitability Subscore:
10.0
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector:
Network exploitable
Access Complexity:
Low
Authentication:
Not required to exploit
Impact Type:
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information

Vendor Statements (disclaimer)

Official Statement from Red Hat (06/07/2007)

We do not consider these to be security issues. For more details see http://bugzilla.redhat.com/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=169857#c1 and http://www.php.net/security-note.php

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Hyperlink Resource Type Source Name
http://bugs.php.net/bug.php?id=41492 External Source CONFIRM http://bugs.php.net/bug.php?id=41492
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2007-07/msg00006.html External Source SUSE SUSE-SA:2007:044
http://www.gentoo.org/security/en/glsa/glsa-200710-02.xml External Source GENTOO GLSA-200710-02
http://www.php.net/releases/5_2_3.php External Source CONFIRM http://www.php.net/releases/5_2_3.php
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/24259 External Source BID 24259
http://www.trustix.org/errata/2007/0023/ External Source TRUSTIX 2007-0023
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2007-September/msg00397.html External Source FEDORA FEDORA-2007-2215

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

  • Permissions, Privileges, and Access Control (CWE-264)

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