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CVE-2008-0599 Detail

Current Description

The init_request_info function in sapi/cgi/cgi_main.c in PHP before 5.2.6 does not properly consider operator precedence when calculating the length of PATH_TRANSLATED, which might allow remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a crafted URI.

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  05/05/2008      View Analysis Description

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2008-0599
Original release date:
05/05/2008
Last revised:
09/28/2017
Source:
US-CERT/NIST

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score:
10.0 HIGH
Vector:
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C) (legend)
Impact Subscore:
10.0
Exploitability Subscore:
10.0
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector:
Network exploitable
Access Complexity:
Low
Authentication:
Not required to exploit
Impact Type:
Provides administrator access, Allows complete confidentiality, integrity, and availability violation; Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows disruption of service

Vendor Statements (disclaimer)

Official Statement from Red Hat (08/07/2008)

Not vulnerable. This issue did not affect the versions of PHP as shipped with Red Hat Enterprise Linux 2.1, 3, 4, or 5, and Red Hat Application Stack v1. For Red Hat Application Stack v2, issue was addressed via: https://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2008-0505.html

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Hyperlink Resource Type Source Name
http://cvs.php.net/viewvc.cgi/php-src/sapi/cgi/cgi_main.c?r1=1.267.2.15.2.50.2.12&r2=1.267.2.15.2.50.2.13&diff_format=u Exploit External Source CONFIRM http://cvs.php.net/viewvc.cgi/php-src/sapi/cgi/cgi_main.c?r1=1.267.2.15.2.50.2.12&r2=1.267.2.15.2.50.2.13&diff_format=u
http://h20000.www2.hp.com/bizsupport/TechSupport/Document.jsp?objectID=c01476437 External Source HP HPSBUX02342
http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce//2008/Jul/msg00003.html External Source APPLE APPLE-SA-2008-07-31
http://marc.info/?l=bugtraq&m=124654546101607&w=2 External Source HP SSRT090085
http://marc.info/?l=bugtraq&m=125631037611762&w=2 External Source HP SSRT090192
http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-200811-05.xml External Source GENTOO GLSA-200811-05
http://wiki.rpath.com/wiki/Advisories:rPSA-2008-0176 External Source CONFIRM http://wiki.rpath.com/wiki/Advisories:rPSA-2008-0176
http://www.kb.cert.org/vuls/id/147027 US Government Resource External Source CERT-VN VU#147027
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2008:127 External Source MANDRIVA MDVSA-2008:127
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2008:128 External Source MANDRIVA MDVSA-2008:128
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2008/05/02/2 External Source MLIST [oss-security] 20080502 CVE Request (PHP)
http://www.php.net/ChangeLog-5.php External Source CONFIRM http://www.php.net/ChangeLog-5.php
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2008-0505.html External Source REDHAT RHSA-2008:0505
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/492535/100/0/threaded External Source BUGTRAQ 20080523 rPSA-2008-0176-1 php php-cgi php-imap php-mcrypt php-mysql php-mysqli php-pgsql php-soap php-xsl php5 php5-cgi php5-imap php5-mcrypt php5-mysql php5-mysqli php5-pear php5-pgsql php5-soap php5-xsl
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/29009 External Source BID 29009
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1019958 External Source SECTRACK 1019958
http://www.slackware.com/security/viewer.php?l=slackware-security&y=2008&m=slackware-security.488951 External Source SLACKWARE SSA:2008-128-01
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-628-1 External Source UBUNTU USN-628-1
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/1412 External Source VUPEN ADV-2008-1412
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/1810/references External Source VUPEN ADV-2008-1810
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/2268 External Source VUPEN ADV-2008-2268
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/42137 External Source XF php-vector-unspecified(42137)
https://issues.rpath.com/browse/RPL-2503 External Source CONFIRM https://issues.rpath.com/browse/RPL-2503
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A5510 External Source OVAL oval:org.mitre.oval:def:5510
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2008-June/msg00773.html External Source FEDORA FEDORA-2008-3864
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2008-June/msg00779.html External Source FEDORA FEDORA-2008-3606

References to Check Content

Identifier:
oval:org.mitre.oval:def:5510
Check System:
http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5
Hyperlink:
http://oval.mitre.org/repository/data/DownloadDefinition?id=oval:org.mitre.oval:def:5510

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