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PHP Vulnerability: CVE-2009-5016

Severity
7
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Published
11/12/2010
Created
07/25/2018
Added
10/01/2012
Modified
07/21/2021

Description

Integer overflow in the xml_utf8_decode function in ext/xml/xml.c in PHP before 5.2.11 makes it easier for remote attackers to bypass cross-site scripting (XSS) and SQL injection protection mechanisms via a crafted string that uses overlong UTF-8 encoding, a different vulnerability than CVE-2010-3870.

Solution(s)

  • php-upgrade-5_2_11

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