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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2007-1401 (1 public exploit)

Buffer overflow in the crack extension (CrackLib), as bundled with PHP 4.4.6 and other versions before 5.0.0, might allow local users to gain privileges via a long argument to the crack_opendict function.
Publish Date : 2007-03-10 Last Update Date : 2008-09-05
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
6.9
Confidentiality Impact Complete (There is total information disclosure, resulting in all system files being revealed.)
Integrity Impact Complete (There is a total compromise of system integrity. There is a complete loss of system protection, resulting in the entire system being compromised.)
Availability Impact Complete (There is a total shutdown of the affected resource. The attacker can render the resource completely unavailable.)
Access Complexity Medium (The access conditions are somewhat specialized. Some preconditions must be satistified to exploit)
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access Admin
Vulnerability Type(s) OverflowGain privileges
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Vendor Statements

Not vulnerable. PHP as shipped with Red Hat Enterprise Linux 2.1, 3, 4, and 5 does not include Cracklib support.
Source: Redhat

- Products Affected By CVE-2007-1401

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application PHP PHP 4.4.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
PHP PHP 1

- References For CVE-2007-1401

http://retrogod.altervista.org/php_446_crack_opendict_local_bof.html
Exploit! http://www.milw0rm.com/exploits/3431
MILW0RM 3431
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/462226/100/0/threaded
BUGTRAQ 20070308 PHP 4.4.6 crack_opendict() local buffer overflow poc exploit
http://securityreason.com/securityalert/2405
SREASON 2405

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2007-1401

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


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