CVE-2009-2626 Detail

Current Description

The zend_restore_ini_entry_cb function in zend_ini.c in PHP 5.3.0, 5.2.10, and earlier versions allows context-specific attackers to obtain sensitive information (memory contents) and cause a PHP crash by using the ini_set function to declare a variable, then using the ini_restore function to restore the variable.


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Vendor Statements (disclaimer)

Official Statement from Red Hat (12/02/2009)

Red Hat does not consider this flaw to be a security issue. The bug can only be triggered by the PHP script author, which does not cross trust boundary.

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Hyperlink Resource
http://bugs.debian.org/cgi-bin/bugreport.cgi?bug=540605 Patch 
http://securityreason.com/achievement_securityalert/65 Exploit 
http://svn.php.net/viewvc/php/php-src/branches/PHP_5_3/Zend/zend_ini.c?r1=272370&r2=284156
http://www.debian.org/security/2009/dsa-1940 Patch 
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/36009

Weakness Enumeration

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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2009-2626
NVD Published Date:
12/01/2009
NVD Last Modified:
10/30/2018
Source:
CERT/CC