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Bug 206937 - CVE-2006-4020 PHP buffer overread flaw
CVE-2006-4020 PHP buffer overread flaw
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 2.1
Classification: Red Hat
Component: php (Show other bugs)
All Linux
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Assigned To: Joe Orton
David Lawrence
: Security
Depends On: 201766
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Reported: 2006-09-18 06:39 EDT by Joe Orton
Modified: 2007-11-30 17:06 EST (History)
2 users (show)

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Fixed In Version: RHSA-2006-0682
Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2006-09-21 06:44:30 EDT
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Description Joe Orton 2006-09-18 06:39:26 EDT
+++ This bug was initially created as a clone of Bug #201766 +++

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

-- Additional comment from on 2006-08-09 08:35 EST --
The upstream patch is here:
Comment 4 Red Hat Bugzilla 2006-09-21 06:44:30 EDT
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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