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CVE-2008-2107 Detail

Current Description

The GENERATE_SEED macro in PHP 4.x before 4.4.8 and 5.x before 5.2.5, when running on 32-bit systems, performs a multiplication using values that can produce a zero seed in rare circumstances, which allows context-dependent attackers to predict subsequent values of the rand and mt_rand functions and possibly bypass protection mechanisms that rely on an unknown initial seed.

Source:  MITRE
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Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 7.5 HIGH
Vector: (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 6.4
Exploitability Subscore: 10.0


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

References to Advisories, Solutions, and Tools

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Hyperlink Resource
http://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/fulldisclosure/2008-05/0103.html Exploit
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2008-07/msg00001.html
http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-200811-05.xml
http://securityreason.com/securityalert/3859
http://www.debian.org/security/2009/dsa-1789
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2008:125
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2008:126
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2008:127
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2008:128
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2008:129
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2008:130
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2008-0505.html
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2008-0544.html
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2008-0545.html
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2008-0546.html
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2008-0582.html
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/491683/100/0/threaded
http://www.sektioneins.de/advisories/SE-2008-02.txt Exploit
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-628-1
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/42226
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/42284
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A10644
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2008-June/msg00773.html
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2008-June/msg00779.html

Technical Details

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Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:php:php:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Up to (including)
4.4.7
 cpe:2.3:a:php:php:5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 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: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:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 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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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2008-2107
NVD Published Date:
05/07/2008
NVD Last Modified:
10/11/2018