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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      Last Modified:  07/16/2007      View Analysis Description

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2007-3806
Original release date:
07/16/2007
Last revised:
09/28/2017
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 - Victim must voluntarily interact with attack mechanism
Access Complexity:
Medium
Authentication:
Not required to exploit
Impact Type:
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.

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Hyperlink Resource Type Source Name
http://cvs.php.net/viewvc.cgi/php-src/ext/standard/dir.c?r1=1.166&r2=1.167 External Source MISC 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 External Source MISC http://cvs.php.net/viewvc.cgi/php-src/ext/standard/dir.c?view=log
http://www.debian.org/security/2008/dsa-1572 External Source DEBIAN DSA-1572
http://www.debian.org/security/2008/dsa-1578 External Source DEBIAN DSA-1578
http://www.exploit-db.com/exploits/4181 External Source EXPLOIT-DB 4181
http://www.gentoo.org/security/en/glsa/glsa-200710-02.xml External Source GENTOO GLSA-200710-02
http://www.php.net/ChangeLog-5.php#5.2.4 External Source CONFIRM http://www.php.net/ChangeLog-5.php#5.2.4
http://www.php.net/releases/5_2_4.php External Source CONFIRM http://www.php.net/releases/5_2_4.php
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/24922 External Source BID 24922
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/25498 External Source BID 25498
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2007/2547 Vendor Advisory External Source VUPEN ADV-2007-2547
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/35437 External Source XF php-glob-security-bypass(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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