PHP fails to properly sanitize input passed to the getSymbol function in a way that could allow and attacker to cause a segmentation fault.
PHP is a scripting language that is designed for web-based applications and can be embedded directly into HTML.
A remote attacker could cause a segmentation fault in PHP, leading to a denial of service.
Thanks to Maksymilian Arciemowicz for reporting this vulnerability.
This document was written by Michael Orlando.
|Date First Published:||2010-11-30|
|Date Last Updated:||2010-11-30 20:28 UTC|