CVE-2008-3660

MEDIUM

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.

References

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://secunia.com/advisories/31982

http://secunia.com/advisories/32148

http://secunia.com/advisories/32746

http://secunia.com/advisories/35074

http://secunia.com/advisories/35306

http://secunia.com/advisories/35650

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

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

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2008-08-15

Updated: 2018-10-11

Type: CWE-20

Risk Information

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 5

Vector: (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)

Impact Score: 2.9

Exploitability Score: 10

Severity: MEDIUM