CVE-2008-3660

NameCVE-2008-3660
DescriptionPHP 4.4.x before 4.4.9, and 5.x through 5.2.6, when used as a FastCGI module, allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) via a request with multiple dots preceding the extension, as demonstrated using foo..php.
SourceCVE (at NVD; LWN, oss-sec, fulldisc, bugtraq, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SuSE, Mageia, GitHub code/issues, web search, more)
ReferencesDSA-1647-1
NVD severitymedium (attack range: remote)

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
php5 (PTS)wheezy (security), wheezy5.4.45-0+deb7u2fixed
jessie5.6.19+dfsg-0+deb8u1fixed
jessie (security)5.6.20+dfsg-0+deb8u1fixed
stretch, sid5.6.21+dfsg-2fixed

The information below is based on the following data on fixed versions.

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
php4source(unstable)(unfixed)medium
php5source(unstable)5.2.6-4medium
php5sourceetch5.2.0-8+etch13mediumDSA-1647-1

Notes

*not* duplicate after all, needs review
http://cvs.php.net/viewvc.cgi/php-src/sapi/cgi/cgi_main.c?r1=1.267.2.15.2.57&r2=1.267.2.15.2.58&view=patch

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