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PHP Vulnerability: CVE-2005-0596

Severity
2
CVSS
(AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
Published
05/02/2005
Created
07/25/2018
Added
10/01/2012
Modified
07/21/2021

Description

PHP 4 (PHP4) allows attackers to cause a denial of service (daemon crash) by using the readfile function on a file whose size is a multiple of the page size.

Solution(s)

  • php-upgrade-4_0_1

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