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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
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score: N/A
NVD score not yet provided.

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

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-119 Improper Restriction of Operations within the Bounds of a Memory Buffer NIST  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:php:php:5.0.0:beta1:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:php:php:5.0.0:beta2:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:php:php:5.0.0:beta3:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:php:php:5.0.0:beta4:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:php:php:5.0.0:rc1:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:php:php:5.0.0:rc2:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:php:php:5.0.0:rc3:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:php:php:5.0.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:php:php:5.0.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:php:php:5.0.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:php:php:5.0.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:php:php:5.0.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:php:php:5.1.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:php:php:5.1.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:php:php:5.1.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:php:php:5.1.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:php:php:5.1.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:php:php:5.1.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:php:php:5.1.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:php:php:5.2.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:php:php:5.2.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:php:php:5.2.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:php:php:5.2.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:php:php:5.2.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:php:php:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Up to (including)
5.2.5


Change History

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Quick Info

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