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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2010-3710

Stack consumption vulnerability in the filter_var function in PHP 5.2.x through 5.2.14 and 5.3.x through 5.3.3, when FILTER_VALIDATE_EMAIL mode is used, allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (memory consumption and application crash) via a long e-mail address string.
Publish Date : 2010-10-25 Last Update Date : 2016-08-23
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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
CWE ID 399

- 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 2010-10-25 2010-09-27
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- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
CVE-2010-3710 unix
DEPRECATED: ELSA-2011-0196 -- php53 security update (moderate) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:27854 unix
DSA-2195-1 php5 -- several oval:org.mitre.oval:def:12808 unix
ELSA-2011:0196: php53 security update (Moderate) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:23086 unix
RHSA-2011:0196: php53 security update (Moderate) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:21699 unix
RHSA-2011:0196: php53 security update (Moderate) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20110196 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-2010-3710

# 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 5.2.7 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application PHP PHP 5.2.8 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 Application PHP PHP 5.2.9 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 Application PHP PHP 5.2.10 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 Application PHP PHP 5.2.11 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 Application PHP PHP 5.2.12 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 Application PHP PHP 5.2.13 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
15 Application PHP PHP 5.2.14 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
16 Application PHP PHP 5.3.0 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
17 Application PHP PHP 5.3.1 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
18 Application PHP PHP 5.3.2 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
19 Application PHP PHP 5.3.3 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions

- References For CVE-2010-3710
BID 43926 PHP 'php_filter_validate_email()' Function Denial of Service Vulnerability Release Date:2012-04-12
VUPEN ADV-2011-0020
SUSE SUSE-SR:2010:023
FEDORA FEDORA-2010-19011
FEDORA FEDORA-2010-18976
HP SSRT100826

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2010-3710

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