Comment 25 for bug 227464

spinkham (steve-pinkham) wrote :

Sorry, my listing of cURL exploit is not quite accurate, here's an updated version with that and some other fixes (let that be a lesson for you, not to post hastefully and in anger ;-)
Impact:
  Fixed possible stack buffer overflow in FastCGI SAPI
    Impact:Potential DOS and remote code execution if using FastCGI
  Updated PCRE to deal with issues fixed in USN-581-1
    Impact:Potential DOS and remote code execution
  Fixes CVE-2008-0599
    Impact:Potential DOS and remote code execution
  Fixed a safe_mode bypass in cURL identified by Maksymilian Arciemowicz.
    Impact: Potential overwriting or stealing files on the server if cURL is in use
  Properly address incomplete multibyte chars inside escapeshellcmd()
    Impact: Bypassing character based filtering, leading to potentially remotely running arbitrary commands on the shell