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CVE-2014-3478 Detail

Current Description

Buffer overflow in the mconvert function in softmagic.c in file before 5.19, as used in the Fileinfo component in PHP before 5.4.30 and 5.5.x before 5.5.14, allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) via a crafted Pascal string in a FILE_PSTRING conversion.

Source:  MITRE
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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://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2015/Apr/msg00001.html
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2014-09/msg00046.html
http://marc.info/?l=bugtraq&m=141017844705317&w=2
http://mx.gw.com/pipermail/file/2014/001553.html
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2014-1327.html
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2014-1765.html
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2014-1766.html
http://support.apple.com/kb/HT6443
http://www.debian.org/security/2014/dsa-2974
http://www.debian.org/security/2014/dsa-3021
http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/topics/security/bulletinjan2015-2370101.html
http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/topics/security/linuxbulletinoct2015-2719645.html
http://www.php.net/ChangeLog-5.php
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/68239
https://bugs.php.net/bug.php?id=67410 Patch
https://github.com/file/file/commit/27a14bc7ba285a0a5ebfdb55e54001aa11932b08 Exploit Patch
https://support.apple.com/HT204659

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

  • Improper Restriction of Operations within the Bounds of a Memory Buffer (CWE-119)

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:christos_zoulas:file:5.00:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:christos_zoulas:file:5.01:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:christos_zoulas:file:5.02:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:christos_zoulas:file:5.03:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:christos_zoulas:file:5.04:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:christos_zoulas:file:5.05:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:christos_zoulas:file:5.06:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:christos_zoulas:file:5.07:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:christos_zoulas:file:5.08:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:christos_zoulas:file:5.09:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:christos_zoulas:file:5.10:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:christos_zoulas:file:5.11:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:christos_zoulas:file:5.12:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:christos_zoulas:file:5.13:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:christos_zoulas:file:5.14:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:christos_zoulas:file:5.15:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:christos_zoulas:file:5.16:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:christos_zoulas:file:5.17:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:christos_zoulas:file:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Up to (including)
5.18
 cpe:2.3:a:php:php:5.4.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:php:php:5.4.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:php:php:5.4.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:php:php:5.4.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:php:php:5.4.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:php:php:5.4.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:php:php:5.4.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:php:php:5.4.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:php:php:5.4.8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:php:php:5.4.9:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:php:php:5.4.10:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:php:php:5.4.11:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:php:php:5.4.12:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:php:php:5.4.12:rc1:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:php:php:5.4.12:rc2:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:php:php:5.4.13:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:php:php:5.4.13:rc1:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:php:php:5.4.14:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:php:php:5.4.14:rc1:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:php:php:5.4.15:rc1:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:php:php:5.4.16:rc1:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:php:php:5.4.17:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:php:php:5.4.18:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:php:php:5.4.19:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:php:php:5.4.20:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:php:php:5.4.21:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:php:php:5.4.22:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:php:php:5.4.23:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:php:php:5.4.24:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:php:php:5.4.25:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:php:php:5.4.26:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:php:php:5.4.27:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:php:php:5.4.28:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:php:php:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Up to (including)
5.4.29
 cpe:2.3:a:php:php:5.5.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:php:php:5.5.0:alpha1:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:php:php:5.5.0:alpha2:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:php:php:5.5.0:alpha3:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:php:php:5.5.0:alpha4:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:php:php:5.5.0:alpha5:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:php:php:5.5.0:alpha6:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:php:php:5.5.0:beta1:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:php:php:5.5.0:beta2:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:php:php:5.5.0:beta3:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:php:php:5.5.0:beta4:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:php:php:5.5.0:rc1:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:php:php:5.5.0:rc2:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:php:php:5.5.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:php:php:5.5.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:php:php:5.5.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:php:php:5.5.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:php:php:5.5.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:php:php:5.5.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:php:php:5.5.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:php:php:5.5.8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:php:php:5.5.9:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:php:php:5.5.10:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:php:php:5.5.11:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:php:php:5.5.12:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:php:php:5.5.13:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

8 change records found - show changes

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2014-3478
NVD Published Date:
07/09/2014
NVD Last Modified:
11/28/2016