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Gentoo Linux: CVE-2007-3998: PHP: Multiple vulnerabilities

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Gentoo Linux: CVE-2007-3998: PHP: Multiple vulnerabilities

Severity
5
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
Published
09/04/2007
Created
07/25/2018
Added
10/30/2017
Modified
10/30/2017

Description

The wordwrap function in PHP 4 before 4.4.8, and PHP 5 before 5.2.4, does not properly use the breakcharlen variable, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (divide-by-zero error and application crash, or infinite loop) via certain arguments, as demonstrated by a 'chr(0), 0, ""' argument set.

Solution(s)

  • gentoo-linux-upgrade-dev-lang-php

References

  • gentoo-linux-upgrade-dev-lang-php

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