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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2008-1384

Integer overflow in PHP 5.2.5 and earlier allows context-dependent attackers to cause a denial of service and possibly have unspecified other impact via a printf format parameter with a large width specifier, related to the php_sprintf_appendstring function in formatted_print.c and probably other functions for formatted strings (aka *printf functions).
Publish Date : 2008-03-27 Last Update Date : 2012-10-30
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
5.0
Confidentiality Impact None (There is no impact to the confidentiality of the system.)
Integrity Impact None (There is no impact to the integrity of the system)
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 None
Vulnerability Type(s) Denial Of ServiceOverflow
CWE ID 189

- Vendor Statements

Red Hat do not consider this to be a security vulnerability: https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=CVE-2008-1384
Source: Redhat

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
CVE-2008-1384 oval:org.opensuse.security:def:20081384 unix
DSA-1572 php5 -- several vulnerabilities oval:org.mitre.oval:def:7889 unix
DSA-1572-1 php5 - several vulnerabilities oval:org.mitre.oval:def:18599 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-2008-1384

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

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
PHP PHP 1

- References For CVE-2008-1384

http://secunia.com/advisories/30345
SECUNIA 30345
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2009:022
MANDRIVA MDVSA-2009:022
http://www.debian.org/security/2008/dsa-1572
DEBIAN DSA-1572
http://wiki.rpath.com/wiki/Advisories:rPSA-2008-0178 CONFIRM
http://securityreason.com/achievement_securityalert/52
SREASONRES 20080320 PHP 5.2.5 and prior : *printf() functions Integer Overflow
http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-200811-05.xml
GENTOO GLSA-200811-05
http://secunia.com/advisories/32746
SECUNIA 32746
http://secunia.com/advisories/31200
SECUNIA 31200
http://secunia.com/advisories/30967
SECUNIA 30967
http://secunia.com/advisories/30411
SECUNIA 30411
http://secunia.com/advisories/30158
SECUNIA 30158
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2008-07/msg00001.html
SUSE SUSE-SR:2008:014
http://cvs.php.net/viewvc.cgi/php-src/NEWS?revision=1.2027.2.547.2.1120&view=markup CONFIRM
https://issues.rpath.com/browse/RPL-2503 CONFIRM
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/492535/100/0/threaded
BUGTRAQ 20080523 rPSA-2008-0176-1 php php-cgi php-imap php-mcrypt php-mysql php-mysqli php-pgsql php-soap php-xsl php5 php5-cgi php5-imap php5-mcrypt php5-mysql php5-mysqli php5-pear php5-pgsql php5-soap php5-xsl
http://wiki.rpath.com/wiki/Advisories:rPSA-2008-0176 CONFIRM
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2009:023
MANDRIVA MDVSA-2009:023
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/28392
BID 28392 PHP 5 'php_sprintf_appendstring()' Remote Integer Overflow Vulnerability Release Date:2009-01-28
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/archive/1/archive/1/489962/100/0/threaded
BUGTRAQ 20080321 {securityreason.com}PHP 5 *printf() - Integer Overflow
http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/41386
XF php-phpsprintfappendstring-overflow(41386)
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-628-1
UBUNTU USN-628-1

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2008-1384

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


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