Vulnerability Details : CVE-2016-6294

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.
Vulnerability category: Denial of service
Published 2016-07-25 14:59:08
Updated 2018-01-05 02:31:06
Source MITRE
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Threat overview for CVE-2016-6294

Top countries where our scanners detected CVE-2016-6294
Top open port discovered on systems with this issue 80
IPs affected by CVE-2016-6294 58,713
Threat actors abusing to this issue? Yes
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Exploit prediction scoring system (EPSS) score for CVE-2016-6294

Probability of exploitation activity in the next 30 days: 1.81%

Percentile, the proportion of vulnerabilities that are scored at or less: ~ 87 % EPSS Score History EPSS FAQ

CVSS scores for CVE-2016-6294

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CWE ids for CVE-2016-6294

  • The product reads data past the end, or before the beginning, of the intended buffer.
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References for CVE-2016-6294

Products affected by CVE-2016-6294

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