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CVE-2007-5424 Detail

Current Description

The disable_functions feature in PHP 4 and 5 allows attackers to bypass intended restrictions by using an alias, as demonstrated by using ini_alter when ini_set is disabled.

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score: N/A
NVD score not yet provided.

Vendor Statements (disclaimer)

Official Statement from Red Hat (10/16/2007)

Red Hat does not consider this to be a security issue. The function behaves as documented. Furthermore, the function shouldn’t be considered a security feature, for reasons described at https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=332451#c3 and http://www.php.net/security-note.php

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Hyperlink Resource
http://securityreason.com/securityalert/3216
http://securityvulns.com/news/PHP/alias-pb.html
http://securityvulns.ru/Sdocument67.html
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/482006/100/0/threaded

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
NVD-CWE-Other Other NIST  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:php:php:4.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:php:php:5.0.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2007-5424
NVD Published Date:
10/12/2007
NVD Last Modified:
10/15/2018