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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2007-5934

Original release date: 11/13/2007
Last revised: 03/07/2011


The LOB functionality in PEAR MDB2 before 2.5.0a1 interprets a request to store a URL string as a request to retrieve and store the contents of the URL, which might allow remote attackers to use MDB2 as an indirect proxy or obtain sensitive information via a URL into a form field in an MDB2 application, as demonstrated by a file:// URL or a URL for an intranet web site.


CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 4.3 (MEDIUM) (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N) (legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
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

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External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://bugs.gentoo.org/show_bug.cgi?id=198446
External Source: GENTOO
Name: GLSA-200712-05
External Source: MLIST
Name: [PEAR-CVS] 20070503 cvs: pear /MDB2 MDB2.php package.php /MDB2/MDB2/Driver mysql.php mysqli.php oci8.php pgs
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://pear.php.net/bugs/bug.php?id=10024
External Source: OSVDB
Name: 42107
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 27983
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 27572
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 27626
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://pear.php.net/package/MDB2/download/2.5.0a1
External Source: BID
Name: 26382
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2007-3806
External Source: FEDORA
Name: FEDORA-2007-3369

Vulnerable software and versions

+ Configuration 1
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* cpe:/a:pear:structures_datagrid_datasource_mdb2:2.5.0 and previous versions

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Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)
  • Information Leak / Disclosure (CWE-200)