PHP 4.x/5.0/5.1 mb_send_mail Function Parameter Restriction Bypass

2006-02-28T00:00:00
ID EDB-ID:27335
Type exploitdb
Reporter ced.clerget@free.fr
Modified 2006-02-28T00:00:00

Description

PHP 4.x/5.0/5.1 mb_send_mail() Function Parameter Restriction Bypass. CVE-2006-1014. Local exploit for php platform

                                        
                                            source: http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/16878/info
 
PHP is prone to multiple input-validation vulnerabilities that could allow 'safe_mode' and 'open_basedir' security settings to be bypassed. These issues reside in the 'mb_send_mail()' function, the 'mail()' function, and various PHP IMAP functions.

mb_send_mail($email_address, NULL, NULL, NULL, $additional_param);