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CVE-2007-3806 Detail

Current Description

The glob function in PHP 5.2.3 allows context-dependent attackers to cause a denial of service and possibly execute arbitrary code via an invalid value of the flags parameter, probably related to memory corruption or an invalid read on win32 platforms, and possibly related to lack of initialization for a glob structure.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  07/16/2007
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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:
Victim must voluntarily interact with attack mechanism
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information
Allows unauthorized modification
Allows disruption of service

Vendor Statements (disclaimer)

Official Statement from Red Hat (09/05/2007)

Not vulnerable. This issue only affected PHP on Windows platforms.

References to Advisories, Solutions, and Tools

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Hyperlink Resource
http://cvs.php.net/viewvc.cgi/php-src/ext/standard/dir.c?r1=1.166&r2=1.167
http://cvs.php.net/viewvc.cgi/php-src/ext/standard/dir.c?view=log
http://www.debian.org/security/2008/dsa-1572
http://www.debian.org/security/2008/dsa-1578
http://www.exploit-db.com/exploits/4181
http://www.gentoo.org/security/en/glsa/glsa-200710-02.xml
http://www.php.net/ChangeLog-5.php#5.2.4
http://www.php.net/releases/5_2_4.php
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/24922
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/25498
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2007/2547 Vendor Advisory
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/35437

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

Vulnerable software and versions Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1
OR
cpe:2.3:a:php:php:5.2.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2007-3806
NVD Published Date:
07/16/2007
NVD Last Modified:
09/28/2017