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The remote FreeBSD host is missing one or more security-related
The following DoS condition in filter extension was fixed in PHP 5.3.4
and PHP 5.2.15 :
Stack consumption vulnerability in the filter_var function in PHP
5.2.x through 5.2.14 and 5.3.x through 5.3.3, when
FILTER_VALIDATE_EMAIL mode is used, allows remote attackers to cause a
denial of service (memory consumption and application crash) via a
long e-mail address string.
See also :
Update the affected packages.
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.3