the ultimate security vulnerability data source
(e.g.: CVE-2009-1234 or 2010-1234 or 20101234)
Log In   Register
  Take a third party risk management course for FREE
Vulnerability Feeds & WidgetsNew  

Vulnerability Details : CVE-2014-8626

Stack-based buffer overflow in the date_from_ISO8601 function in ext/xmlrpc/libxmlrpc/xmlrpc.c in PHP before 5.2.7 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) or possibly execute arbitrary code by including a timezone field in a date, leading to improper XML-RPC encoding.
Publish Date : 2014-11-23 Last Update Date : 2015-04-30
Search Twitter   Search YouTube   Search Google

- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
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) Denial Of ServiceExecute CodeOverflow
CWE ID 119

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
ELSA-2014-1824 -- php security update (important) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:27711 unix
RHSA-2014:1824 -- php security update (Important) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:28186 unix
RHSA-2014:1824: php security update (Important) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20141824 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-2014-8626

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application PHP PHP * * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application PHP PHP 5.2.0 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application PHP PHP 5.2.1 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application PHP PHP 5.2.2 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application PHP PHP 5.2.3 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application PHP PHP 5.2.4 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application PHP PHP 5.2.5 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions

- References For CVE-2014-8626
REDHAT RHSA-2014:1825
MLIST [oss-security] 20141106 Re: CVE request: PHP xmlrpc date_from_ISO8601() buffer overflow (in php < 5.2.7);a=commit;h=c818d0d01341907fee82bdb81cab07b7d93bb9db CONFIRM CONFIRM CONFIRM
BID 70928 PHP 'date_from_ISO8601()' Function Buffer Overflow Vulnerability Release Date:2014-11-11

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2014-8626

There are not any metasploit modules related to this CVE entry (Please visit for more information)

CVE is a registred trademark of the MITRE Corporation and the authoritative source of CVE content is MITRE's CVE web site. CWE is a registred trademark of the MITRE Corporation and the authoritative source of CWE content is MITRE's CWE web site. OVAL is a registered trademark of The MITRE Corporation and the authoritative source of OVAL content is MITRE's OVAL web site.
Use of this information constitutes acceptance for use in an AS IS condition. There are NO warranties, implied or otherwise, with regard to this information or its use. Any use of this information is at the user's risk. It is the responsibility of user to evaluate the accuracy, completeness or usefulness of any information, opinion, advice or other content. EACH USER WILL BE SOLELY RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY consequences of his or her direct or indirect use of this web site. ALL WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND ARE EXPRESSLY DISCLAIMED. This site will NOT BE LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT or any other kind of loss.