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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2007-2511

Buffer overflow in the user_filter_factory_create function in PHP before 5.2.2 has unknown impact and local attack vectors.
Publish Date : 2007-05-08 Last Update Date : 2018-10-30
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
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 None
Vulnerability Type(s) Overflow
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Vendor Statements

The PHP interpreter does not offer a reliable "sandboxed" security layer (as found in, say, a JVM) in which untrusted scripts can be run any script run by the PHP interpreter must be trusted with the privileges of the interpreter itself. This bug described in CVE-2007-2511 can only be triggered by a script author since no trust boundary is crossed, this issue is not treated as security-sensitive.
Source: Redhat

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
CVE-2007-2511 unix
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- Products Affected By CVE-2007-2511

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application PHP PHP 4.0.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application PHP PHP 4.0.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application PHP PHP 4.0.1 Patch1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application PHP PHP 4.0.1 Patch2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application PHP PHP 4.0.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application PHP PHP 4.0.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application PHP PHP 4.0.3 Patch1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application PHP PHP 4.0.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application PHP PHP 4.0.4 Patch1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 Application PHP PHP 4.0.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 Application PHP PHP 4.0.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 Application PHP PHP 4.0.7 Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 Application PHP PHP 4.0.7 RC1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 Application PHP PHP 4.0.7 RC2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
15 Application PHP PHP 4.0.7 RC3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
16 Application PHP PHP 4.1.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
17 Application PHP PHP 4.1.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
18 Application PHP PHP 4.1.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
19 Application PHP PHP 4.2.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
20 Application PHP PHP 4.2.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
21 Application PHP PHP 4.2.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
22 Application PHP PHP 4.2.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
23 Application PHP PHP 4.3.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
24 Application PHP PHP 4.3.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
25 Application PHP PHP 4.3.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
26 Application PHP PHP 4.3.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
27 Application PHP PHP 4.3.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
28 Application PHP PHP 4.3.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
29 Application PHP PHP 4.3.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
30 Application PHP PHP 4.3.7 Version Details Vulnerabilities
31 Application PHP PHP 4.3.8 Version Details Vulnerabilities
32 Application PHP PHP 4.3.9 Version Details Vulnerabilities
33 Application PHP PHP 4.3.10 Version Details Vulnerabilities
34 Application PHP PHP 4.3.11 Version Details Vulnerabilities
35 Application PHP PHP 4.4.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
36 Application PHP PHP 4.4.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
37 Application PHP PHP 4.4.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
38 Application PHP PHP 4.4.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
39 Application PHP PHP 4.4.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
40 Application PHP PHP 4.4.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
41 Application PHP PHP 4.4.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
42 Application PHP PHP 5.0 RC1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
43 Application PHP PHP 5.0 RC2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
44 Application PHP PHP 5.0 RC3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
45 Application PHP PHP 5.0.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions

- References For CVE-2007-2511
GENTOO GLSA-200705-19

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2007-2511

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