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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2011-3379

The is_a function in PHP 5.3.7 and 5.3.8 triggers a call to the __autoload function, which makes it easier for remote attackers to execute arbitrary code by providing a crafted URL and leveraging potentially unsafe behavior in certain PEAR packages and custom autoloaders.
Publish Date : 2011-11-03 Last Update Date : 2012-07-03
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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) Execute Code
CWE ID 94

- Products Affected By CVE-2011-3379

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application PHP PHP 5.3.7 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application PHP PHP 5.3.8 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
PHP PHP 2

- References For CVE-2011-3379

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=741020 CONFIRM
http://h20000.www2.hp.com/bizsupport/TechSupport/Document.jsp?objectID=c03360041
HP SSRT100877
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/519770/30/0/threaded
BUGTRAQ 20110923 Security issue is_a function in PHP 5.3.7+
http://www.byte.nl/blog/2011/09/23/security-bug-in-is_a-function-in-php-5-3-7-5-3-8/
http://securityreason.com/securityalert/8525
SREASON 8525
https://bugs.php.net/bug.php?id=55475 CONFIRM
http://svn.php.net/viewvc/?view=revision&revision=317183 CONFIRM

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2011-3379

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


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