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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2006-2660

Buffer consumption vulnerability in the tempnam function in PHP 5.1.4 and 4.x before 4.4.3 allows local users to bypass restrictions and create PHP files with fixed names in other directories via a pathname argument longer than MAXPATHLEN, which prevents a unique string from being appended to the filename.
Publish Date : 2006-06-13 Last Update Date : 2018-10-30
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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 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 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) Bypass a restriction or similar
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Vendor Statements

This is not an issue that affects users of Red Hat Enterprise Linux.
Source: Redhat

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
CVE-2006-2660 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-2006-2660

# 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 4.0.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application PHP PHP 4.0.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application PHP PHP 4.0.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application PHP PHP 4.0.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application PHP PHP 4.1.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application PHP PHP 4.1.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application PHP PHP 4.1.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 Application PHP PHP 4.2.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 Application PHP PHP 4.2.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 Application PHP PHP 4.2.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 Application PHP PHP 4.2.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 Application PHP PHP 4.3.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
15 Application PHP PHP 4.3.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
16 Application PHP PHP 4.3.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
17 Application PHP PHP 4.3.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
18 Application PHP PHP 4.3.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
19 Application PHP PHP 4.3.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
20 Application PHP PHP 4.3.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
21 Application PHP PHP 4.3.7 Version Details Vulnerabilities
22 Application PHP PHP 4.3.8 Version Details Vulnerabilities
23 Application PHP PHP 4.3.9 Version Details Vulnerabilities
24 Application PHP PHP 4.3.10 Version Details Vulnerabilities
25 Application PHP PHP 4.3.11 Version Details Vulnerabilities
26 Application PHP PHP 4.4.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
27 Application PHP PHP 4.4.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
28 Application PHP PHP 4.4.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
29 Application PHP PHP 4.4.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
30 Application PHP PHP 5.1.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions

- References For CVE-2006-2660
XF php-tempnam-bypass(27049)
BUGTRAQ 20060611 tempnam() Bypass unique file name PHP 5.1.4
SECTRACK 1016271
FULLDISC 20060611 tempnam() Bypass unique file name PHP 5.1.4

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2006-2660

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