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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2007-0908

The WDDX deserializer in the wddx extension in PHP 5 before 5.2.1 and PHP 4 before 4.4.5 does not properly initialize the key_length variable for a numerical key, which allows context-dependent attackers to read stack memory via a wddxPacket element that contains a variable with a string name before a numerical variable.
Publish Date : 2007-02-13 Last Update Date : 2018-10-30
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
Confidentiality Impact Partial (There is considerable informational disclosure.)
Integrity Impact None (There is no impact to the integrity of the system)
Availability Impact None (There is no impact to the availability of the system.)
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)

- Additional Vendor Supplied Data

Vendor Impact CVSS Score CVSS Vector Report Date Publish Date
Redhat moderate 2007-02-14 2007-02-14
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- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
CVE-2007-0908 unix
ELSA-2007:0082: php security update (Important) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:22487 unix
RHSA-2007:0076: php security update (Important) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20070076 unix
RHSA-2007:0082: php security update (Important) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20070082 unix
The WDDX deserializer in the wddx extension in PHP 5 before 5.2.1 and PHP 4 before 4.4.5 does not properly initialize th... oval:org.mitre.oval:def:11185 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-2007-0908

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 OS Canonical Ubuntu Linux 5.10 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 OS Canonical Ubuntu Linux 6.06 ~~lts~~~ Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 OS Canonical Ubuntu Linux 6.10 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application PHP PHP 4.0 RC1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application PHP PHP 4.0 Beta1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application PHP PHP 4.0 RC2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application PHP PHP 4.0 Beta2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application PHP PHP 4.0 Beta3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application PHP PHP 4.0 Beta4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 Application PHP PHP 4.0 Beta 4 Patch1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 Application PHP PHP 4.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Canonical Ubuntu Linux 3

- References For CVE-2007-0908
XF php-wddx-information-disclosure(32493)
REDHAT RHSA-2007:0076
REDHAT RHSA-2007:0081
REDHAT RHSA-2007:0082
REDHAT RHSA-2007:0088
BUGTRAQ 20070227 rPSA-2007-0043-1 php php-mysql php-pgsql
BID 22496 PHP 5.2.0 and Prior Versions Multiple Vulnerabilities Release Date:2007-07-12
BID 22806 PHP WDDX Session Deserialization Information Leak Vulnerability Release Date:2007-07-22
GENTOO GLSA-200703-21
REDHAT RHSA-2007:0089
SUSE SUSE-SA:2007:020
SGI 20070201-01-P

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2007-0908

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