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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2010-4698

Stack-based buffer overflow in the GD extension in PHP before 5.2.15 and 5.3.x before 5.3.4 allows context-dependent attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) via a large number of anti-aliasing steps in an argument to the imagepstext function.
Publish Date : 2011-01-18 Last Update Date : 2017-09-19
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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 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) Denial Of ServiceOverflow
CWE ID 119

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
CVE-2010-4698 unix
Stack-based buffer overflow in the GD extension in PHP before 5.2.15 and 5.3.x before 5.3.4 oval:org.mitre.oval:def:11939 windows
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-2010-4698

# 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 5.2.10 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application PHP PHP 5.2.11 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application PHP PHP 5.2.12 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application PHP PHP 5.2.13 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 Application PHP PHP 5.2.14 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 Application PHP PHP 5.3.0 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 Application PHP PHP 5.3.1 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 Application PHP PHP 5.3.2 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 Application PHP PHP 5.3.3 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions

- References For CVE-2010-4698 CONFIRM
HP SSRT100826
FULLDISC 20101210 PHP 5.3.3 GD extension imagepstext stack buffer overflow
BID 45338 PHP GD Extension 'imagepstext()' Function Stack Buffer Overflow Vulnerability Release Date:2012-07-02 CONFIRM
OVAL oval:org.mitre.oval:def:11939

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2010-4698

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