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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2005-3883

Original release date: 11/29/2005
Last revised: 08/18/2013


CRLF injection vulnerability in the mb_send_mail function in PHP before 5.1.0 might allow remote attackers to inject arbitrary e-mail headers via line feeds (LF) in the "To" address argument.


CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 5.0 (MEDIUM) (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N) (legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 10.0
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Network exploitable
Access Complexity: Low
Authentication: Not required to exploit
Impact Type: Allows unauthorized modification

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External Source: SGI
Name: 20060501-01-U
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://www.php.net/release_5_1_0.php
Type: Patch Information
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2006-2685
External Source: XF
Name: php-mbsendmail-header-injection(23270)
External Source: SECTRACK
Name: 1015296
External Source: BID
Name: 15571
Type: Patch Information
External Source: TURBO
Name: TLSA-2006-38
External Source: MISC
Name: http://bugs.php.net/bug.php?id=35307
External Source: OVAL
Name: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10332
External Source: MANDRIVA
Name: MDKSA-2005:238
External Source: SUSE
Name: SUSE-SA:2005:069
External Source: UBUNTU
Name: USN-232-1
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://support.avaya.com/elmodocs2/security/ASA-2006-129.htm
External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2006:0276

References to Check Content

Identifier: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10332
Check System: http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5

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