CVE-2007-3799

Published: 16 July 2007

The session_start function in ext/session in PHP 4.x up to 4.4.7 and 5.x up to 5.2.3 allows remote attackers to insert arbitrary attributes into the session cookie via special characters in a cookie that is obtained from (1) PATH_INFO, (2) the session_id function, and (3) the session_start function, which are not encoded or filtered when the new session cookie is generated, a related issue to CVE-2006-0207.

Priority

Low

Notes

AuthorNote
kees
http://cvs.php.net/viewvc.cgi/php-src/ext/session/session.c?r1=1.417.2.8.2.36&r2=1.417.2.8.2.37&pathrev=PHP_5_2
204-start-session-cookies.patch

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