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PHP Vulnerability: CVE-2015-2783

Severity
6
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:P)
Published
06/09/2015
Created
07/25/2018
Added
06/25/2015
Modified
01/08/2018

Description

ext/phar/phar.c in PHP before 5.4.40, 5.5.x before 5.5.24, and 5.6.x before 5.6.8 allows remote attackers to obtain sensitive information from process memory or cause a denial of service (buffer over-read and application crash) via a crafted length value in conjunction with crafted serialized data in a phar archive, related to the phar_parse_metadata and phar_parse_pharfile functions.

Solution(s)

  • php-upgrade-5_4_40
  • php-upgrade-5_5_24
  • php-upgrade-5_6_8

References

  • php-upgrade-5_4_40
  • php-upgrade-5_5_24
  • php-upgrade-5_6_8

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