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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2008-3658

Buffer overflow in the imageloadfont function in ext/gd/gd.c in PHP 4.4.x before 4.4.9 and PHP 5.2 before 5.2.6-r6 allows context-dependent attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) and possibly execute arbitrary code via a crafted font file.
Publish Date : 2008-08-14 Last Update Date : 2013-08-01
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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 None
Vulnerability Type(s) Denial Of ServiceExecute CodeOverflow
CWE ID 119

- Vendor Statements

This issue has been addressed in the affected versions of PHP packages shipped in Red Hat Enterprise Linux via advisories listed on the following page: https://rhn.redhat.com/errata/CVE-2008-3658.html
Source: Redhat

- Additional Vendor Supplied Data

Vendor Impact CVSS Score CVSS Vector Report Date Publish Date
Redhat low 2008-08-07 2008-08-07
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- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
Buffer overflow in the imageloadfont function in ext/gd/gd.c in PHP 4.4.x before 4.4.9 and PHP 5.2 before 5.2.6-r6 allow... oval:org.mitre.oval:def:9724 unix
CVE-2008-3658 oval:org.opensuse.security:def:20083658 unix
DSA-1647 php5 -- several vulnerabilities oval:org.mitre.oval:def:8084 unix
DSA-1647-1 php5 - several vulnerabilities oval:org.mitre.oval:def:20236 unix
ELSA-2009:0338: php security update (Moderate) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:22732 unix
RHSA-2009:0337: php security update (Moderate) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20090337 unix
RHSA-2009:0338: php security update (Moderate) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20090338 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-2008-3658

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application PHP PHP 4.4.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application PHP PHP 4.4.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application PHP PHP 4.4.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application PHP PHP 4.4.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application PHP PHP 4.4.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application PHP PHP 4.4.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application PHP PHP 4.4.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application PHP PHP 4.4.7 Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application PHP PHP 4.4.8 Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 Application PHP PHP 5.2.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 Application PHP PHP 5.2.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 Application PHP PHP 5.2.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 Application PHP PHP 5.2.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 Application PHP PHP 5.2.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
15 Application PHP PHP 5.2.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
16 Application PHP PHP 5.2.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
PHP PHP 16

- References For CVE-2008-3658

http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2009/May/msg00002.html
APPLE APPLE-SA-2009-05-12
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2008-09/msg00004.html
SUSE SUSE-SR:2008:018
http://marc.info/?l=bugtraq&m=123376588623823&w=2
HP SSRT090005
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2008-10/msg00006.html
SUSE SUSE-SR:2008:021
http://secunia.com/advisories/31982
SECUNIA 31982
http://osvdb.org/47484
OSVDB 47484
http://marc.info/?l=bugtraq&m=125631037611762&w=2
HP HPSBUX02465
http://news.php.net/php.cvs/51219
http://secunia.com/advisories/32148
SECUNIA 32148
http://secunia.com/advisories/32316
SECUNIA 32316
http://secunia.com/advisories/32746
SECUNIA 32746
http://secunia.com/advisories/32884
SECUNIA 32884
http://secunia.com/advisories/35074
SECUNIA 35074
http://secunia.com/advisories/33797
SECUNIA 33797
http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-200811-05.xml
GENTOO GLSA-200811-05
http://secunia.com/advisories/35306
SECUNIA 35306
http://support.apple.com/kb/HT3549 CONFIRM
http://wiki.rpath.com/Advisories:rPSA-2009-0035 CONFIRM
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2009:021
MANDRIVA MDVSA-2009:021
http://www.debian.org/security/2008/dsa-1647
DEBIAN DSA-1647
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2009:022
MANDRIVA MDVSA-2009:022
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2009:024
MANDRIVA MDVSA-2009:024
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2009:023
MANDRIVA MDVSA-2009:023
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2008/08/08/2
MLIST [oss-security] 20080808 CVE request: php-5.2.6 overflow issues
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2008/08/13/8
MLIST [oss-security] 20080813 Re: CVE request: php-5.2.6 overflow issues
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2009-0350.html
REDHAT RHSA-2009:0350
http://www.php.net/archive/2008.php#id2008-08-07-1 CONFIRM
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/498647/100/0/threaded
HP HPSBTU02382
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/501376/100/0/threaded
BUGTRAQ 20090302 rPSA-2009-0035-1 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://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/44401
XF php-imageloadfont-dos(44401)
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2009/1297
VUPEN ADV-2009-1297
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/30649
BID 30649 PHP Multiple Buffer Overflow Vulnerabilities Release Date:2009-10-22
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/3275
VUPEN ADV-2008-3275
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/2336
VUPEN ADV-2008-2336
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2009/0320
VUPEN ADV-2009-0320
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2009-May/msg01465.html
FEDORA FEDORA-2009-3848
http://www.us-cert.gov/cas/techalerts/TA09-133A.html
CERT TA09-133A
http://bugs.gentoo.org/show_bug.cgi?id=234102 CONFIRM
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2009-May/msg01451.html
FEDORA FEDORA-2009-3768

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2008-3658

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


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