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CVE-2008-2050 Detail

Current Description

Stack-based buffer overflow in the FastCGI SAPI (fastcgi.c) in PHP before 5.2.6 has unknown impact and attack vectors.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  05/05/2008
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Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

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


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Insufficient_Info
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): Complete
Integrity (I): Complete
Availability (A): Complete
Additional Information:
Provides administrator access
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information
Allows disruption of service

Vendor Statements (disclaimer)

Official Statement from Red Hat (05/22/2008)

This issue does not affect the version of PHP shipped in Red Hat Enterprise Linux 2.1, 3, or 4. We do not consider this issue to be a security flaw for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 since no trust boundary is crossed. More information can be found here: https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=CVE-2008-2050

References to Advisories, Solutions, and Tools

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Hyperlink Resource
http://cvs.php.net/viewvc.cgi/php-src/sapi/cgi/fastcgi.c?r1=1.44&r2=1.45&diff_format=u Exploit
http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce//2008/Jul/msg00003.html
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2008-07/msg00001.html
http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-200811-05.xml
http://wiki.rpath.com/wiki/Advisories:rPSA-2008-0176
http://www.debian.org/security/2008/dsa-1572 Patch
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2009:022
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2009:023
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2008/05/02/2
http://www.php.net/ChangeLog-5.php Patch Vendor Advisory
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/492535/100/0/threaded
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/29009 Patch
http://www.slackware.com/security/viewer.php?l=slackware-security&y=2008&m=slackware-security.488951
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-628-1
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/1412 Vendor Advisory
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/2268 Vendor Advisory
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/42133
https://issues.rpath.com/browse/RPL-2503

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2008-2050
NVD Published Date:
05/05/2008
NVD Last Modified:
10/11/2018