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CVE-2011-0420 Detail

Current Description

The grapheme_extract function in the Internationalization extension (Intl) for ICU for PHP 5.3.5 allows context-dependent attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) via an invalid size argument, which triggers a NULL pointer dereference.

Source:  MITRE
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Evaluator Description

Per: http://cwe.mitre.org/data/definitions/476.html 'CWE-476: NULL Pointer Dereference'

Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 5.0 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 10.0


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Low
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): None
Integrity (I): None
Availability (A): Partial
Additional Information:
Allows disruption of service

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Hyperlink Resource
http://lists.apple.com/archives/Security-announce/2011//Oct/msg00003.html
http://securityreason.com/achievement_securityalert/94 Exploit
http://securityreason.com/securityalert/8087
http://support.apple.com/kb/HT5002
http://svn.php.net/viewvc/php/php-src/trunk/ext/intl/grapheme/grapheme_string.c?r1=306449&r2=306448&pathrev=306449 Patch
http://www.debian.org/security/2011/dsa-2266
http://www.exploit-db.com/exploits/16182
http://www.kb.cert.org/vuls/id/210829 US Government Resource
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/516504/100/0/threaded
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/516518/100/0/threaded
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/46429 Exploit
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/65437

Technical Details

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Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:php:php:5.3.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2011-0420
NVD Published Date:
02/18/2011
NVD Last Modified:
10/10/2018