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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2006-4625

PHP 4.x up to 4.4.4 and PHP 5 up to 5.1.6 allows local users to bypass certain Apache HTTP Server httpd.conf options, such as safe_mode and open_basedir, via the ini_restore function, which resets the values to their php.ini (Master Value) defaults.
Publish Date : 2006-09-12 Last Update Date : 2010-09-15
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
3.6
Confidentiality Impact Partial (There is considerable informational disclosure.)
Integrity Impact Partial (Modification of some system files or information is possible, but the attacker does not have control over what can be modified, or the scope of what the attacker can affect is limited.)
Availability Impact None (There is no impact to the availability of the system.)
Access Complexity Low (Specialized access conditions or extenuating circumstances do not exist. Very little knowledge or skill is required to exploit. )
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s) Bypass a restriction or similar
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Vendor Statements

We do not consider these to be security issues. For more details see http://bugzilla.redhat.com/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=169857#c1 and http://www.php.net/security-note.php
Source: Redhat

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
CVE-2006-4625 oval:org.opensuse.security:def:20064625 unix
OVAL (Open Vulnerability and Assessment Language) definitions define exactly what should be done to verify a vulnerability or a missing patch. Check out the OVAL definitions if you want to learn what you should do to verify a vulnerability.

- Products Affected By CVE-2006-4625

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application PHP PHP 4.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application PHP PHP 4.0.1 Patch2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application PHP PHP 4.0.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application PHP PHP 4.0.1 Patch1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application PHP PHP 4.0.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application PHP PHP 4.0.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application PHP PHP 4.0.3 Patch1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application PHP PHP 4.0.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application PHP PHP 4.0.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 Application PHP PHP 4.0.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 Application PHP PHP 4.0.7 RC3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 Application PHP PHP 4.0.7 Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 Application PHP PHP 4.0.7 RC1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 Application PHP PHP 4.0.7 RC2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
15 Application PHP PHP 4.1.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
16 Application PHP PHP 4.1.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
17 Application PHP PHP 4.1.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
18 Application PHP PHP 4.2 DEV Version Details Vulnerabilities
19 Application PHP PHP 4.2.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
20 Application PHP PHP 4.2.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
21 Application PHP PHP 4.2.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
22 Application PHP PHP 4.2.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
23 Application PHP PHP 4.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
24 Application PHP PHP 4.3.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
25 Application PHP PHP 4.3.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
26 Application PHP PHP 4.3.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
27 Application PHP PHP 4.3.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
28 Application PHP PHP 4.3.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
29 Application PHP PHP 4.3.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
30 Application PHP PHP 4.3.8 Version Details Vulnerabilities
31 Application PHP PHP 4.3.9 Version Details Vulnerabilities
32 Application PHP PHP 4.3.10 Version Details Vulnerabilities
33 Application PHP PHP 4.3.11 Version Details Vulnerabilities
34 Application PHP PHP 4.4.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
35 Application PHP PHP 4.4.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
36 Application PHP PHP 4.4.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
37 Application PHP PHP 4.4.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
38 Application PHP PHP 4.4.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
39 Application PHP PHP 5.0 RC2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
40 Application PHP PHP 5.0 RC3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
41 Application PHP PHP 5.0 RC1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
42 Application PHP PHP 5.0.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
43 Application PHP PHP 5.0.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
44 Application PHP PHP 5.0.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
45 Application PHP PHP 5.0.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
46 Application PHP PHP 5.0.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
47 Application PHP PHP 5.0.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
48 Application PHP PHP 5.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
49 Application PHP PHP 5.1.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
50 Application PHP PHP 5.1.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
51 Application PHP PHP 5.1.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
52 Application PHP PHP 5.1.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
53 Application PHP PHP 5.1.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
54 Application PHP PHP 5.1.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
PHP PHP 54

- References For CVE-2006-4625

http://h20000.www2.hp.com/bizsupport/TechSupport/Document.jsp?lang=en&cc=us&objectID=c01056506
HP HPSBMA02215
http://secunia.com/advisories/22282
SECUNIA 22282
http://lists.suse.com/archive/suse-security-announce/2006-Oct/0002.html
SUSE SUSE-SA:2006:059
http://h20000.www2.hp.com/bizsupport/TechSupport/Document.jsp?lang=en&cc=us&objectID=c01086137
HP HPSBTU02232
http://secunia.com/advisories/22331
SECUNIA 22331
http://secunia.com/advisories/22338
SECUNIA 22338
http://secunia.com/advisories/22424
SECUNIA 22424
http://securityreason.com/securityalert/1519
SREASON 1519
http://secunia.com/advisories/25850
SECUNIA 25850
http://www.frsirt.com/english/advisories/2007/1991
VUPEN ADV-2007-1991
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2006:185
MANDRIVA MDKSA-2006:185
http://www.frsirt.com/english/advisories/2007/2374
VUPEN ADV-2007-2374
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/448953/100/0/threaded
OPENPKG OpenPKG-SA-2006.023
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/445882/100/0/threaded
BUGTRAQ 20060913 Re: PHP 5.1.6 / 4.4.4 Critical php_admin* bypass by ini_restore()
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-362-1
UBUNTU USN-362-1
http://www.turbolinux.com/security/2006/TLSA-2006-38.txt
TURBO TLSA-2006-38
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/445712/100/0/threaded
BUGTRAQ 20060909 Re: PHP 5.1.6 / 4.4.4 Critical php_admin* bypass by ini_restore()
http://secunia.com/advisories/25423
SECUNIA 25423
http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/28853
XF php-inirestore-security-bypass(28853)
http://securityreason.com/achievement_securityalert/42
SREASONRES 20060909 PHP 5.1.6 / 4.4.4 Critical php_admin* bypass by ini_restore()
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/19933
BID 19933 PHP Ini_Restore() Safe_Mode and Open_Basedir Restriction Bypass Vulnerability Release Date:2007-06-29

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2006-4625

There are not any metasploit modules related to this vulnerability (Please visit www.metasploit.com for more information)


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