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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2008-2050

Stack-based buffer overflow in the FastCGI SAPI (fastcgi.c) in PHP before 5.2.6 has unknown impact and attack vectors.
Publish Date : 2008-05-05 Last Update Date : 2012-10-30
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
10.0
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 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 Admin
Vulnerability Type(s) Overflow
CWE ID 119

- Vendor Statements

This issue does not affect the version of PHP shipped in Red Hat Enterprise Linux 2.1, 3, or 4. We do not consider this issue to be a security flaw for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 since no trust boundary is crossed. More information can be found here: https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=CVE-2008-2050
Source: Redhat

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
CVE-2008-2050 oval:org.opensuse.security:def:20082050 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-2008-2050

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application PHP PHP 5.0.0 Beta4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application PHP PHP 5.0.0 RC1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application PHP PHP 5.0.0 RC2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application PHP PHP 5.0.0 Beta1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application PHP PHP 5.0.0 RC3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application PHP PHP 5.0.0 Beta2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application PHP PHP 5.0.0 Beta3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application PHP PHP 5.0.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application PHP PHP 5.0.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 Application PHP PHP 5.0.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 Application PHP PHP 5.0.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 Application PHP PHP 5.0.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 Application PHP PHP 5.1.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 Application PHP PHP 5.1.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
15 Application PHP PHP 5.1.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
16 Application PHP PHP 5.1.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
17 Application PHP PHP 5.1.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
18 Application PHP PHP 5.1.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
19 Application PHP PHP 5.1.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
20 Application PHP PHP 5.2.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
21 Application PHP PHP 5.2.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
22 Application PHP PHP 5.2.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
23 Application PHP PHP 5.2.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
24 Application PHP PHP 5.2.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
25 Application PHP PHP 5.2.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
PHP PHP 25

- References For CVE-2008-2050

http://cvs.php.net/viewvc.cgi/php-src/sapi/cgi/fastcgi.c?r1=1.44&r2=1.45&diff_format=u CONFIRM
http://marc.info/?l=slackware-security&m=121022465827871&w=2
SLACKWARE SSA:2008-128-01
http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce//2008/Jul/msg00003.html
APPLE APPLE-SA-2008-07-31
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2008-07/msg00001.html
SUSE SUSE-SR:2008:014
http://secunia.com/advisories/30048
SECUNIA 30048
http://secunia.com/advisories/30083
SECUNIA 30083
http://secunia.com/advisories/30158
SECUNIA 30158
http://secunia.com/advisories/30345
SECUNIA 30345
http://secunia.com/advisories/30967
SECUNIA 30967
http://secunia.com/advisories/31200
SECUNIA 31200
http://secunia.com/advisories/31326
SECUNIA 31326
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2008/05/02/2
MLIST [oss-security] 20080502 CVE Request (PHP)
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2009:023
MANDRIVA MDVSA-2009:023
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2009:022
MANDRIVA MDVSA-2009:022
http://wiki.rpath.com/wiki/Advisories:rPSA-2008-0176 CONFIRM
http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-200811-05.xml
GENTOO GLSA-200811-05
http://secunia.com/advisories/32746
SECUNIA 32746
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-628-1
UBUNTU USN-628-1
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://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/1412
VUPEN ADV-2008-1412
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/2268
VUPEN ADV-2008-2268
http://www.debian.org/security/2008/dsa-1572
DEBIAN DSA-1572
https://issues.rpath.com/browse/RPL-2503 CONFIRM
http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/42133
XF php-fastcgisapi-bo(42133)
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/29009
BID 29009 PHP 5.2.5 and Prior Versions Multiple Vulnerabilities Release Date:2009-10-22
http://www.php.net/ChangeLog-5.php CONFIRM

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2008-2050

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


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