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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2006-0996

Cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerability in phpinfo (info.c) in PHP 5.1.2 and 4.4.2 allows remote attackers to inject arbitrary web script or HTML via long array variables, including (1) a large number of dimensions or (2) long values, which prevents HTML tags from being removed.
Publish Date : 2006-04-10 Last Update Date : 2017-10-10
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
Confidentiality Impact None (There is no impact to the confidentiality of the system.)
Integrity Impact Partial (Modification of some system files or information is possible, but the attacker does not have control over what can be modified, or the scope of what the attacker can affect is limited.)
Availability Impact None (There is no impact to the availability of the system.)
Access Complexity Medium (The access conditions are somewhat specialized. Some preconditions must be satistified to exploit)
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s) Cross Site Scripting

- Additional Vendor Supplied Data

Vendor Impact CVSS Score CVSS Vector Report Date Publish Date
Redhat low 2006-03-30 2006-03-30
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- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
Cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerability in phpinfo (info.c) in PHP 5.1.2 and 4.4.2 allows remote attackers to inject ar... oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10997 unix
CVE-2006-0996 unix
RHSA-2006:0276: php security update (Moderate) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20060276 unix
OVAL (Open Vulnerability and Assessment Language) definitions define exactly what should be done to verify a vulnerability or a missing patch. Check out the OVAL definitions if you want to learn what you should do to verify a vulnerability.

- Products Affected By CVE-2006-0996

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application PHP PHP 4.4.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application PHP PHP 5.1.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions

- References For CVE-2006-0996 CONFIRM
VUPEN ADV-2006-2685
XF php-phpinfo-long-array-xss(25702)
VUPEN ADV-2006-1290
BID 17362 PHP PHPInfo Large Input Cross-Site Scripting Vulnerability Release Date:2007-01-25
SUSE SUSE-SA:2006:024
REDHAT RHSA-2006:0276
REDHAT RHSA-2006:0549
GENTOO GLSA-200605-08
SREASONRES 20060408 phpinfo() Cross Site Scripting PHP 5.1.2 and 4.4.2
SECTRACK 1015879
MLIST [php-cvs] 20060330 cvs: php-src /ext/standard info.c

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2006-0996

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