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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2014-0185

Original release date: 05/06/2014
Last revised: 09/23/2014
Source: US-CERT/NIST

Overview

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.

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 7.2 (HIGH) (AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C) (legend)
Impact Subscore: 10.0
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; Allows unauthorized modification; Allows disruption of service

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External Source: MISC
Name: https://hoffmann-christian.info/files/php-fpm/0001-Fix-bug-67060-use-default-mode-of-660.patch
Type: Patch Information
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://support.apple.com/kb/HT6443
External Source: MLIST
Name: [oss-security] 20140429 Fwd: [vs] php-fpm: privilege escalation due to insecure default config (CVE-2014-0185)
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://www.php.net/archive/2014.php#id2014-05-01-1
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1092815
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: https://github.com/php/php-src/commit/35ceea928b12373a3b1e3eecdc32ed323223a40d
Type: Patch Information; Exploit
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/php5/+bug/1307027
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://www.php.net/ChangeLog-5.php
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: https://bugs.php.net/bug.php?id=67060

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)
  • Permissions, Privileges, and Access Control (CWE-264)