CVE-2008-1734 Detail

Current Description

Interpretation conflict in PHP Toolkit before 1.0.1 on Gentoo Linux might allow local users to cause a denial of service (PHP outage) and read contents of PHP scripts by creating a file with a one-letter lowercase alphabetic name, which triggers interpretation of a certain unquoted [a-z] argument as a matching shell glob for this name, rather than interpretation as the literal [a-z] regular-expression string, and consequently blocks the launch of the PHP interpreter within the Apache HTTP Server.


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Hyperlink Resource
http://bugs.gentoo.org/show_bug.cgi?id=209535
http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-200804-19.xml
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/28844
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/41928

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-20 Improper Input Validation cwe source acceptance level NIST  

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2008-1734
NVD Published Date:
04/18/2008
NVD Last Modified:
08/07/2017
Source:
MITRE