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Sec Bug #67432 heap-based buffer overflow in DNS TXT record parsing
Submitted: 2014-06-13 06:21 UTC Modified: 2014-06-15 08:09 UTC
From: Assigned: pollita (profile)
Status: Closed Package: *Network Functions
PHP Version: 5.4.29 OS: irrevelant
Private report: No CVE-ID: 2014-4049
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 [2014-06-13 06:21 UTC]
Stefan Esser pointed out that the following commit fixes a heap-based buffer overflow in DNS TXT record parsing:

A malicious server or man-in-the-middle attacker could possibly use this flaw to execute arbitrary code as the PHP interpreter if a PHP application uses dns_get_record() to perform a DNS query. 


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 [2014-06-13 06:22 UTC]
-Status: Open +Status: Closed -Assigned To: +Assigned To: pollita -CVE-ID: +CVE-ID: 2014-4049
 [2014-06-13 06:22 UTC]
The fix for this bug has been committed.

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