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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2010-3709 (1 public exploit)

The ZipArchive::getArchiveComment function in PHP 5.2.x through 5.2.14 and 5.3.x through 5.3.3 allows context-dependent attackers to cause a denial of service (NULL pointer dereference and application crash) via a crafted ZIP archive.
Publish Date : 2010-11-08 Last Update Date : 2011-05-03
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
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 Medium (The access conditions are somewhat specialized. Some preconditions must be satistified to exploit)
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s) Denial Of Service

- Additional Vendor Supplied Data

Vendor Impact CVSS Score CVSS Vector Report Date Publish Date
Redhat low
AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P 2010-11-08 2010-10-19
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- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
CVE-2010-3709 unix
DEPRECATED: ELSA-2011-0195 -- php security update (moderate) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:28206 unix
DSA-2195-1 php5 -- several oval:org.mitre.oval:def:12808 unix
ELSA-2011:0195: php security update (Moderate) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:23479 unix
RHSA-2011:0195: php security update (Moderate) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:21534 unix
RHSA-2011:0195: php security update (Moderate) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20110195 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-2010-3709

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application PHP PHP 5.2.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application PHP PHP 5.2.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application PHP PHP 5.2.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application PHP PHP 5.2.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application PHP PHP 5.2.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application PHP PHP 5.2.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application PHP PHP 5.2.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application PHP PHP 5.2.8 Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application PHP PHP 5.2.9 Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 Application PHP PHP 5.2.10 Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 Application PHP PHP 5.2.11 Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 Application PHP PHP 5.2.12 Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 Application PHP PHP 5.2.13 Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 Application PHP PHP 5.2.14 Version Details Vulnerabilities
15 Application PHP PHP 5.3.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
16 Application PHP PHP 5.3.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
17 Application PHP PHP 5.3.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
18 Application PHP PHP 5.3.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions

- References For CVE-2010-3709
APPLE APPLE-SA-2011-03-21-1
FEDORA FEDORA-2010-18976
HP SSRT100409
SREASONRES 20101105 PHP 5.3.3/5.2.14 ZipArchive::getArchiveComment NULL Pointer Deference
SLACKWARE SSA:2010-357-01
EXPLOIT-DB 15431 PHP 5.3.3/5.2.14 ZipArchive::getArchiveComment NULL Pointer Deference Author:Maksymilian Arciemowicz Release Date:2010-11-05 (php) dos
VUPEN ADV-2011-0020
VUPEN ADV-2010-3313
REDHAT RHSA-2011:0195
BID 44718 PHP ZipArchive::getArchiveComment() NULL Pointer Dereference Denial Of Service Vulnerability Release Date:2010-11-05
SECTRACK 1024690

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2010-3709

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

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