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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2007-3996

Original release date: 09/04/2007
Last revised: 03/07/2011


Multiple integer overflows in libgd in PHP before 5.2.4 allow remote attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) and possibly execute arbitrary code via a large (1) srcW or (2) srcH value to the (a) gdImageCopyResized function, or a large (3) sy (height) or (4) sx (width) value to the (b) gdImageCreate or the (c) gdImageCreateTrueColor function.


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

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External Source: MANDRIVA
Name: MDKSA-2007:187
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://support.avaya.com/elmodocs2/security/ASA-2007-449.htm
External Source: MISC
Name: http://secweb.se/en/advisories/php-imagecopyresized-integer-overflow/
Type: Patch Information
External Source: TRUSTIX
Name: 2007-0026
External Source: SREASON
Name: 3103
External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2007:0890
External Source: GENTOO
Name: GLSA-200712-13
External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2007:0888
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://www.php.net/releases/5_2_4.php
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://bugs.gentoo.org/show_bug.cgi?id=201546
External Source: OVAL
Name: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:11147
External Source: FEDORA
Name: FEDORA-2007-709
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: https://issues.rpath.com/browse/RPL-1693
External Source: UBUNTU
Name: USN-557-1
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: https://issues.rpath.com/browse/RPL-1702
External Source: MISC
Name: http://secweb.se/en/advisories/php-imagecreatetruecolor-integer-overflow/
External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2007:0889
External Source: SUSE
Name: SUSE-SA:2008:004
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://www.php.net/ChangeLog-5.php#5.2.4
Type: Patch Information
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2007-3023
External Source: XF
Name: php-gdimagecreate-bo(36382)
External Source: DEBIAN
Name: DSA-1613
External Source: XF
Name: php-gdimagecopyresized-bo(36383)
External Source: GENTOO
Name: GLSA-200710-02
External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2007:0891

References to Check Content

Identifier: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:11147
Check System: http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5

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* cpe:/a:php:php:5.2.3 and previous versions

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