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CVE-2008-1384 Detail

Description

Integer overflow in PHP 5.2.5 and earlier allows context-dependent attackers to cause a denial of service and possibly have unspecified other impact via a printf format parameter with a large width specifier, related to the php_sprintf_appendstring function in formatted_print.c and probably other functions for formatted strings (aka *printf functions).

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  03/27/2008

Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 5.0 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 10.0


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Low
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): None
Integrity (I): None
Availability (A): Partial
Additional Information:
Allows disruption of service

Vendor Statements (disclaimer)

Official Statement from Red Hat (03/28/2008)

Red Hat do not consider this to be a security vulnerability: https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=CVE-2008-1384

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Hyperlink Resource
http://cvs.php.net/viewvc.cgi/php-src/NEWS?revision=1.2027.2.547.2.1120&view=markup
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2008-07/msg00001.html
http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-200811-05.xml
http://securityreason.com/achievement_securityalert/52 Exploit
http://wiki.rpath.com/wiki/Advisories:rPSA-2008-0176
http://wiki.rpath.com/wiki/Advisories:rPSA-2008-0178
http://www.debian.org/security/2008/dsa-1572
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2009:022
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2009:023
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/489962/100/0/threaded Exploit
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/492535/100/0/threaded
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/492671/100/0/threaded
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/28392
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-628-1
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/41386
https://issues.rpath.com/browse/RPL-2503

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

Vulnerable software and versions Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1
OR
cpe:2.3:a:php:php:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*    versions up to (including) 5.2.5

Denotes Vulnerable Software
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2008-1384
NVD Published Date:
03/27/2008
NVD Last Modified:
08/07/2017