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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2007-4850

curl/interface.c in the cURL library (aka libcurl) in PHP 5.2.4 and 5.2.5 allows context-dependent attackers to bypass safe_mode and open_basedir restrictions and read arbitrary files via a file:// request containing a \x00 sequence, a different vulnerability than CVE-2006-2563.
Publish Date : 2008-01-24 Last Update Date : 2009-04-08
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
5.0
Confidentiality Impact Partial (There is considerable informational disclosure.)
Integrity Impact None (There is no impact to the integrity of the system)
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 264

- 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

- Products Affected By CVE-2007-4850

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application PHP PHP 5.2.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application PHP PHP 5.2.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
PHP PHP 2

- References For CVE-2007-4850

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/29009
BID 29009 PHP 5.2.5 and Prior Versions Multiple Vulnerabilities Release Date:2009-10-22
http://cvs.php.net/viewcvs.cgi/php-src/NEWS?revision=1.2027.2.547.2.1047&view=markup CONFIRM
http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce//2008/Jul/msg00003.html
APPLE APPLE-SA-2008-07-31
http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2008/Oct/msg00001.html
APPLE APPLE-SA-2008-10-09
http://lists.grok.org.uk/pipermail/full-disclosure/2008-January/059849.html
FULLDISC 20080122 PHP 5.2.5 cURL safe_mode bypass
http://secunia.com/advisories/30411
SECUNIA 30411
http://secunia.com/advisories/31200
SECUNIA 31200
http://secunia.com/advisories/31326
SECUNIA 31326
http://secunia.com/advisories/32222
SECUNIA 32222
http://securityreason.com/achievement_securityalert/51
SREASONRES 20080122 PHP 5.2.5 cURL safe_mode bypass
http://support.apple.com/kb/HT3216 CONFIRM
http://wiki.rpath.com/wiki/Advisories:rPSA-2008-0178 CONFIRM
http://www.frsirt.com/english/advisories/2008/2268
VUPEN ADV-2008-2268
http://www.frsirt.com/english/advisories/2008/2780
VUPEN ADV-2008-2780
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2009:022
MANDRIVA MDVSA-2009:022
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2009:023
MANDRIVA MDVSA-2009:023
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/486856/100/0/threaded
BUGTRAQ 20080122 PHP 5.2.5 cURL safe_mode bypass
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/492671/100/0/threaded
BUGTRAQ 20080527 rPSA-2008-0178-1 php php-mysql php-pgsql
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/27413
BID 27413 PHP cURL 'safe mode' Security Bypass Vulnerability Release Date:2009-03-06
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-628-1
UBUNTU USN-628-1
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/31681
BID 31681 RETIRED: Apple Mac OS X 2008-007 Multiple Security Vulnerabilities Release Date:2009-03-24
http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/42134
XF php-safemode-directive-security-bypass(42134)
http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/39852
XF php-curlinit-security-bypass(39852)
http://www.php.net/ChangeLog-5.php CONFIRM
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2008/05/02/2
MLIST [oss-security] 20080502 CVE Request (PHP)
http://www.frsirt.com/english/advisories/2008/1412
VUPEN ADV-2008-1412
http://securityreason.com/securityalert/3562
SREASON 3562
http://secunia.com/advisories/30048
SECUNIA 30048

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2007-4850

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


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