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Bug #23093 highlight_string() with php code containing __FUNCTION__
Submitted: 2003-04-07 10:24 UTC Modified: 2003-04-07 17:52 UTC
Avg. Score:5.0 ± 0.0
Reproduced:1 of 1 (100.0%)
Same Version:1 (100.0%)
Same OS:1 (100.0%)
From: bs_php at infeer dot com Assigned:
Status: Closed Package: Reproducible crash
PHP Version: 4.3.2RC1 OS: win2000/w2k
Private report: No CVE-ID:
 [2003-04-07 10:24 UTC] bs_php at infeer dot com
Apache will crash when using php's function 
when in the $phpCode you use php's reserved word

  $phpCode = '<?php echo __FUNCTION__; ?>';
  $hiTxt = highlight_string($phpCode, TRUE); // <- crash
  echo $hiTxt;


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 [2003-04-07 17:52 UTC]
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