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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      Last Modified:  09/22/2016      View Analysis Description

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
Original release date:
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CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score:
10.0 HIGH
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C) (legend)
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CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector:
Network exploitable
Access Complexity:
Not required to exploit
Impact Type:
Provides administrator access, Allows complete confidentiality, integrity, and availability violation; Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows disruption of service

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Hyperlink Resource Type Source Name External Source CONFIRM Vendor Advisory External Source CONFIRM Exploit External Source CONFIRM Exploit External Source MISC External Source MLIST [oss-security] 20081212 CVE Request - roundcubemail External Source BUGTRAQ 20081222 POC for CVE-2008-5619 (roundcubemail PHP arbitrary code injection) External Source VUPEN ADV-2008-3418 External Source VUPEN ADV-2008-3419 External Source CONFIRM External Source EXPLOIT-DB 7549 External Source EXPLOIT-DB 7553 External Source FEDORA FEDORA-2008-11220 External Source FEDORA FEDORA-2008-11234

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