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Gentoo Linux: CVE-2007-1583: PHP: Multiple vulnerabilities

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Gentoo Linux: CVE-2007-1583: PHP: Multiple vulnerabilities

Severity
7
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Published
03/21/2007
Created
07/25/2018
Added
10/30/2017
Modified
10/30/2017

Description

The mb_parse_str function in PHP 4.0.0 through 4.4.6 and 5.0.0 through 5.2.1 sets the internal register_globals flag and does not disable it in certain cases when a script terminates, which allows remote attackers to invoke available PHP scripts with register_globals functionality that is not detectable by these scripts, as demonstrated by forcing a memory_limit violation.

Solution(s)

  • gentoo-linux-upgrade-dev-lang-php

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