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Alpine Linux: CVE-2014-0238: php remote DoS, Fileinfo component

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Alpine Linux: CVE-2014-0238: php remote DoS, Fileinfo component

Severity
5
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
Published
06/01/2014
Created
07/25/2018
Added
08/30/2017
Modified
09/22/2017

Description

The cdf_read_property_info function in cdf.c in the Fileinfo component in PHP before 5.4.29 and 5.5.x before 5.5.13 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (infinite loop or out-of-bounds memory access) via a vector that (1) has zero length or (2) is too long.

Solution(s)

  • alpine-linux-upgrade-php

References

  • alpine-linux-upgrade-php

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