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CVE-2008-3660 Detail

Description

PHP 4.4.x before 4.4.9, and 5.x through 5.2.6, when used as a FastCGI module, allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) via a request with multiple dots preceding the extension, as demonstrated using foo..php.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  08/14/2008

Evaluator Description

Overview contains a typo, should read "PHP 5.2 through 5.2.6" not "5.6 through 5.2.6".

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

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Hyperlink Resource
http://bugs.gentoo.org/show_bug.cgi?id=234102
http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2009/May/msg00002.html
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2008-09/msg00004.html
http://marc.info/?l=bugtraq&m=124654546101607&w=2
http://marc.info/?l=bugtraq&m=125631037611762&w=2
http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-200811-05.xml
http://support.apple.com/kb/HT3549
http://wiki.rpath.com/Advisories:rPSA-2009-0035
http://www.debian.org/security/2008/dsa-1647
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2009:021
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2009:022
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2009:023
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2009:024
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2008/08/08/2
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2008/08/13/8
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2009-0350.html
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/501376/100/0/threaded
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1020994
http://www.us-cert.gov/cas/techalerts/TA09-133A.html US Government Resource
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/2336
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2009/1297
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/44402
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A9597
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2009-May/msg01451.html
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2009-May/msg01465.html

References to Check Content

Identifier:
oval:org.mitre.oval:def:9597
Check System:
http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5
Hyperlink:
http://oval.mitre.org/repository/data/DownloadDefinition?id=oval:org.mitre.oval:def:9597

Technical Details

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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2008-3660
NVD Published Date:
08/14/2008
NVD Last Modified:
10/11/2018