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PHP Vulnerability: CVE-2012-0781

Severity
5
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
Published
01/18/2012
Created
07/25/2018
Added
10/01/2012
Modified
02/13/2015

Description

The tidy_diagnose function in PHP 5.3.8 might allow remote attackers to cause a denial of service (NULL pointer dereference and application crash) via crafted input to an application that attempts to perform Tidy::diagnose operations on invalid objects, a different vulnerability than CVE-2011-4153.

Solution(s)

  • php-upgrade-5_3_9

References

  • php-upgrade-5_3_9

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