Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 215565
php5 htmlspecialchars() and htmlentities() functions vulnerable to buffer overflow allowing arbitrary remote code execution
Last modified: 2007-04-18 13:53:17 EDT
Description of problem:
versions of php5 prior to 5.2 have a vulnerability which allows "arbitrary
remote code execution via the htmlspecialchars() and htmlentities() functions to
do assumpmtions regarding the length of a valid htmlentity.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
This issue is CVE-2006-5465, which is being worked on in Bug #214391.
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*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 214391 ***