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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2005-3054

Original release date: 09/26/2005
Last revised: 03/07/2011
Source: US-CERT/NIST

Overview

fopen_wrappers.c in PHP 4.4.0, and possibly other versions, does not properly restrict access to other directories when the open_basedir directive includes a trailing slash, which allows PHP scripts in one directory to access files in other directories whose names are substrings of the original directory.

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 2.1 (LOW) (AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N) (legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 3.9
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Locally exploitable
Access Complexity: Low
Authentication: Not required to exploit
Impact Type: Allows unauthorized disclosure of information

Vendor Statements (disclaimer)

Official Statement from Red Hat (08/30/2006)
We do not consider these to be security issues: http://bugzilla.redhat.com/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=169857#c1

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External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 17510
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2005-1862
External Source: UBUNTU
Name: USN-207-1
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 17557
External Source: GENTOO
Name: GLSA-200511-08
External Source: TRUSTIX
Name: TSLSA-2005-0059
External Source: MANDRIVA
Name: MDKSA-2005:213
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 17229
External Source: BID
Name: 14957
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://www.php.net/release_4_4_1.php
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 17371
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2005-2254
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://bugs.debian.org/cgi-bin/bugreport.cgi?bug=323585
Type: Advisory; Patch Information

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