Published: 17/11/2003 Updated: 30/10/2018
CVSS v2 Base Score: 7.5 | Impact Score: 6.4 | Exploitability Score: 10
VMScore: 755
Vector: AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P

Vulnerability Summary

The php_check_safe_mode_include_dir function in fopen_wrappers.c of PHP 4.3.x returns a success value (0) when the safe_mode_include_dir variable is not specified in configuration, which differs from the previous failure value and may allow remote malicious users to exploit file include vulnerabilities in PHP applications.


source: wwwsecurityfocuscom/bid/8201/info PHP is prone to an issue that may allow programs to bypass Safe Mode by calling external files in restricted directories using include() and require() The problem is known to occur when the safe_mode_include_dir PHP directive is not defined A logic error reportedly exists which could result in ...