28005 : PHP imap_body() Function open_basedir/safe_mode Bypass
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PHP contains a flaw that may allow an attacker to bypass security restrictions. The issue is due to the imap_body() function not properly sanitizing user-supplied input. By using crafted input, an attacker may be able to bypass the safe_mode and open_basedir security restrictions.


Location: Location Unknown
Attack Type: Input Manipulation
Impact: Loss of Integrity
Exploit: Exploit Unknown
Disclosure: Vendor Verified


Upgrade to version 4.4.4 or higher, as it has been reported to fix this vulnerability. An upgrade is required as there are no known workarounds.


The PHP Group



Unknown or Incomplete

CVSSv2 Score

CVSSv2 Base Score = 2.1
Source: nvd.nist.gov | Generated: 2007-05-23 | Disagree?

Access_vector_0 Access_complexity_2 Authentication_2 Confidentiality_impact_1 Integrity_impact_0 Availability_impact_0


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