CVE Reference: CVE-2008-2829

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CVE-2008-2829

Description:
php_imap.c in PHP 5.2.5, 5.2.6, 4.x, and other versions, uses obsolete API calls that allow context-dependent attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) and possibly execute arbitrary code via a long IMAP request, which triggers an "rfc822.c legacy routine buffer overflow" error message, related to the rfc822_write_address function.

CVE Status:
Candidate

References:

XF
  http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/43357

UBUNTU
  http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-628-1

SUSE
  http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2008-12/msg00002.html

SAID
  Secunia Advisory: SA31200
  Secunia Advisory: SA35074
  Secunia Advisory: SA35306
  Secunia Advisory: SA35650
  Secunia Advisory: SA32746

OSVDB
  46641

MLIST
  http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2008/06/24/2
  http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2008/06/19/6

MISC
  http://bugs.php.net/bug.php?id=42862

MANDRIVA
  http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2008:128
  http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2008:127
  http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2008:126

HP
  http://marc.info/?l=bugtraq&m=125631037611762&w=2
  http://marc.info/?l=bugtraq&m=124654546101607&w=2

GENTOO
  http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-200811-05.xml

FEDORA

CONFIRM
  http://support.apple.com/kb/HT3549
  http://wiki.rpath.com/Advisories:rPSA-2009-0035

CERT
  http://www.us-cert.gov/cas/techalerts/TA09-133A.html

BUGTRAQ
  http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/501376/100/0/threaded

BID
  29829

APPLE
  http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2009/May/msg00002.html


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