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Gentoo Linux: CVE-2012-1172: PHP: Multiple vulnerabilities

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Gentoo Linux: CVE-2012-1172: PHP: Multiple vulnerabilities

Severity
6
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:P)
Published
05/23/2012
Created
07/25/2018
Added
10/30/2017
Modified
01/19/2018

Description

The file-upload implementation in rfc1867.c in PHP before 5.4.0 does not properly handle invalid [ (open square bracket) characters in name values, which makes it easier for remote attackers to cause a denial of service (malformed $_FILES indexes) or conduct directory traversal attacks during multi-file uploads by leveraging a script that lacks its own filename restrictions.

Solution(s)

  • gentoo-linux-upgrade-dev-lang-php

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