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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2014-0185

sapi/fpm/fpm/fpm_unix.c in the FastCGI Process Manager (FPM) in PHP before 5.4.28 and 5.5.x before 5.5.12 uses 0666 permissions for the UNIX socket, which allows local users to gain privileges via a crafted FastCGI client.
Publish Date : 2014-05-06 Last Update Date : 2017-01-06
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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) Gain privileges
CWE ID 264

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
DSA-2943-1 php5 - security update oval:org.mitre.oval:def:24786 unix
USN-2254-1 -- php5 vulnerabilities oval:org.mitre.oval:def:24159 unix
USN-2254-2 -- php5 updates oval:org.mitre.oval:def:24930 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-2014-0185

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application PHP PHP 5.5.0 Alpha1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application PHP PHP 5.5.0 RC2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application PHP PHP 5.5.0 Beta1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application PHP PHP 5.5.0 Alpha2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application PHP PHP 5.5.0 Beta2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application PHP PHP 5.5.0 Alpha3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application PHP PHP 5.5.0 Beta3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application PHP PHP 5.5.0 Alpha4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application PHP PHP 5.5.0 Beta4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 Application PHP PHP 5.5.0 Alpha5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 Application PHP PHP 5.5.0 - Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 Application PHP PHP 5.5.0 RC1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 Application PHP PHP 5.5.0 Alpha6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 Application PHP PHP 5.5.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
15 Application PHP PHP 5.5.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
16 Application PHP PHP 5.5.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
17 Application PHP PHP 5.5.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
18 Application PHP PHP 5.5.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
19 Application PHP PHP 5.5.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
20 Application PHP PHP 5.5.7 Version Details Vulnerabilities
21 Application PHP PHP 5.5.8 Version Details Vulnerabilities
22 Application PHP PHP 5.5.9 Version Details Vulnerabilities
23 Application PHP PHP 5.5.10 Version Details Vulnerabilities
24 Application PHP PHP 5.5.11 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions

- References For CVE-2014-0185 CONFIRM
MLIST [oss-security] 20140429 Fwd: [vs] php-fpm: privilege escalation due to insecure default config (CVE-2014-0185) CONFIRM CONFIRM CONFIRM CONFIRM CONFIRM
SUSE openSUSE-SU-2015:1685

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2014-0185

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

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