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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2007-4663

Directory traversal vulnerability in PHP before 5.2.4 allows attackers to bypass open_basedir restrictions via unspecified vectors involving the glob function.
Publish Date : 2007-09-04 Last Update Date : 2008-09-05
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
7.5
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 Partial (There is reduced performance or interruptions in resource availability.)
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 User
Vulnerability Type(s) Directory traversalBypass a restriction or similar
CWE ID 22

- 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
Due to the nature of safe_mode and open_basedir restrictions, and in alignment with the PHP group’s stance on these features, Mandriva does not consider this a security issue.
Source: Mandriva

- Products Affected By CVE-2007-4663

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application PHP PHP 5.2.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
PHP PHP 1

- References For CVE-2007-4663

http://www.frsirt.com/english/advisories/2007/3023
VUPEN ADV-2007-3023
http://www.gentoo.org/security/en/glsa/glsa-200710-02.xml
GENTOO GLSA-200710-02
http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/36386
XF php-glob-security-bypass(36386)
https://issues.rpath.com/browse/RPL-1693 CONFIRM
https://issues.rpath.com/browse/RPL-1702 CONFIRM
http://secunia.com/advisories/26642
SECUNIA 26642
http://www.php.net/ChangeLog-5.php#5.2.4 CONFIRM
http://www.php.net/releases/5_2_4.php CONFIRM
http://secunia.com/advisories/27377
SECUNIA 27377
http://secunia.com/advisories/27102
SECUNIA 27102
http://secunia.com/advisories/26838
SECUNIA 26838

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2007-4663

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


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