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CVE-2016-6294 Detail

Current Description

The locale_accept_from_http function in ext/intl/locale/locale_methods.c in PHP before 5.5.38, 5.6.x before 5.6.24, and 7.x before 7.0.9 does not properly restrict calls to the ICU uloc_acceptLanguageFromHTTP function, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (out-of-bounds read) or possibly have unspecified other impact via a call with a long argument.

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score: 9.8 CRITICAL
Vector:  CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

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Hyperlink Resource
http://git.php.net/?p=php-src.git;a=commit;h=aa82e99ed8003c01f1ef4f0940e56b85c5b032d4 Issue Tracking Patch
http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2016/Sep/msg00006.html
http://openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2016/07/24/2 Mailing List
http://php.net/ChangeLog-5.php Release Notes
http://php.net/ChangeLog-7.php Release Notes
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2016-2750.html
http://www.debian.org/security/2016/dsa-3631
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/92115 Third Party Advisory VDB Entry
http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1036430
https://bugs.php.net/72533 Exploit Issue Tracking Mitigation Patch Third Party Advisory
https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201611-22
https://support.apple.com/HT207170

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-125 Out-of-bounds Read NIST  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:php:php:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Up to (including)
5.5.37
 cpe:2.3:a:php:php:5.6.0:alpha1:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:php:php:5.6.0:alpha2:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:php:php:5.6.0:alpha3:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:php:php:5.6.0:alpha4:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:php:php:5.6.0:alpha5:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:php:php:5.6.0:beta1:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:php:php:5.6.0:beta2:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:php:php:5.6.0:beta3:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:php:php:5.6.0:beta4:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:php:php:5.6.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:php:php:5.6.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:php:php:5.6.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:php:php:5.6.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:php:php:5.6.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:php:php:5.6.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:php:php:5.6.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:php:php:5.6.8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:php:php:5.6.9:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:php:php:5.6.10:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:php:php:5.6.11:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:php:php:5.6.12:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:php:php:5.6.13:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:php:php:5.6.14:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:php:php:5.6.15:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:php:php:5.6.16:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:php:php:5.6.17:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:php:php:5.6.18:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:php:php:5.6.19:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:php:php:5.6.20:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:php:php:5.6.21:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:php:php:5.6.22:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:php:php:5.6.23:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:php:php:7.0.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:php:php:7.0.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:php:php:7.0.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:php:php:7.0.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:php:php:7.0.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:php:php:7.0.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:php:php:7.0.8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

10 change records found - show changes

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2016-6294
NVD Published Date:
07/25/2016
NVD Last Modified:
01/04/2018