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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2007-3215

Original release date: 06/14/2007
Last revised: 10/30/2012
Source: US-CERT/NIST

Overview

PHPMailer 1.7, when configured to use sendmail, allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary shell commands via shell metacharacters in the SendmailSend function in class.phpmailer.php.

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 6.8 (MEDIUM) (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) (legend)
Impact Subscore: 6.4
Exploitability Subscore: 8.6
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Network exploitable
Access Complexity: Medium
Authentication: Not required to exploit
Impact Type: Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows unauthorized modification; Allows disruption of service
Successful exploitation requires that the PHP script using PHPMailer is configured to send e-mails with the Sendmail method, and that the script does not sanitise data before storing it in the Sender property.

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External Source: OSVDB
Name: 37206
External Source: MISC
Name: http://yehg.net/lab/pr0js/advisories/%5BvTiger_5.2.1%5D_rce
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://sourceforge.net/project/shownotes.php?release_id=517428&group_id=157374
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 25758
External Source: MISC
Name: https://sourceforge.net/tracker/index.php?func=detail&aid=1734811&group_id=26031&atid=385707
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2007-2161
External Source: FULLDISC
Name: 20111005 vTiger CRM 5.2.x <= Remote Code Execution Vulnerability
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 25626
Type: Advisory
External Source: OSVDB
Name: 76139
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 25755
External Source: SREASON
Name: 2802
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2007-2267
External Source: MISC
Name: http://larholm.com/2007/06/11/phpmailer-0day-remote-execution/
External Source: DEBIAN
Name: DSA-1315
External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20070611 PHPMailer command execution
External Source: XF
Name: phpmailer-popen-command-execution(34818)
External Source: BID
Name: 24417

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