Bug 201766 - CVE-2006-4020 PHP buffer overread flaw
Summary: CVE-2006-4020 PHP buffer overread flaw
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Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4
Classification: Red Hat
Component: php   
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Version: 4.0
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
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Assignee: Joe Orton
QA Contact: David Lawrence
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Keywords: Security
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Blocks: 206937
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Reported: 2006-08-08 19:28 UTC by Josh Bressers
Modified: 2007-11-30 22:07 UTC (History)
1 user (show)

Fixed In Version: RHSA-2006-0669
Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2006-09-21 10:55:00 UTC
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Tracker ID Priority Status Summary Last Updated
Red Hat Product Errata RHSA-2006:0669 normal SHIPPED_LIVE Moderate: php security update 2006-09-21 04:00:00 UTC

Description Josh Bressers 2006-08-08 19:28:21 UTC
PHP buffer overflow flaw

A buffer overflow flaw was found in the way PHP executes an argument
swap via the sscanf function.  The below URLs contain more


This issue also affects RHEL3
This issue also affects RHEL2.1

Comment 1 Josh Bressers 2006-08-09 12:35:41 UTC
The upstream patch is here:

Comment 5 Red Hat Bugzilla 2006-09-21 10:55:03 UTC
An advisory has been issued which should help the problem
described in this bug report. This report is therefore being
closed with a resolution of ERRATA. For more information
on the solution and/or where to find the updated files,
please follow the link below. You may reopen this bug report
if the solution does not work for you.


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