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CVE-2008-5619 Detail

Current Description

html2text.php in Chuggnutt HTML to Text Converter, as used in PHPMailer before 5.2.10, RoundCube Webmail (roundcubemail) 0.2-1.alpha and 0.2-3.beta, Mahara, and AtMail Open 1.03, allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via crafted input that is processed by the preg_replace function with the eval switch.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  09/22/2016
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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): Low
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

References to Advisories, Solutions, and Tools

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Hyperlink Resource
http://mahara.org/interaction/forum/topic.php?id=533
http://sourceforge.net/forum/forum.php?forum_id=898542 Vendor Advisory
http://trac.roundcube.net/changeset/2148 Exploit
http://trac.roundcube.net/ticket/1485618 Exploit
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2008/12/12/1
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/499489/100/0/threaded
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/3418
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/3419
https://github.com/PHPMailer/PHPMailer/commit/8beacc646acb67c995aea10ac5585970efc7355a
https://www.exploit-db.com/exploits/7549
https://www.exploit-db.com/exploits/7553
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2008-December/msg00783.html
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2008-December/msg00802.html

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2008-5619
NVD Published Date:
12/16/2008
NVD Last Modified:
09/28/2017