CVE-2007-5653 Detail

Current Description

The Component Object Model (COM) functions in PHP 5.x on Windows do not follow safe_mode and disable_functions restrictions, which allows context-dependent attackers to bypass intended limitations, as demonstrated by executing objects with the kill bit set in the corresponding ActiveX control Compatibility Flags, executing programs via a function in compatUI.dll, invoking wscript.shell via wscript.exe, invoking Scripting.FileSystemObject via wshom.ocx, and adding users via a function in shgina.dll, related to the com_load_typelib function.


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Vendor Statements (disclaimer)

Official Statement fromRed Hat (10/24/2007)

Not vulnerable. These issues did not affect PHP on Linux.

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Hyperlink Resource
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2007/3590
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/37368
https://www.exploit-db.com/exploits/4553

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-78 Improper Neutralization of Special Elements used in an OS Command ('OS Command Injection') cwe source acceptance level NIST  

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2007-5653
NVD Published Date:
10/23/2007
NVD Last Modified:
09/28/2017
Source:
MITRE