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php PHP_Variables Memory Disclosure Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
Checks for version of PHP
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
The remote host is running a version of PHP which is older than 5.0.2 or
The remote version of this software is vulnerable to a memory disclosure
vulnerability in PHP_Variables. A possible hacker may exploit this flaw to
remotely read portions of the memory of the httpd process on the remote host.
See also : http://www.php.net/ChangeLog-5.php#5.0.2
Solution : Upgrade to PHP 5.0.2 or 4.3.9
Threat Level: High
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