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VPR Score: 5.9
SynopsisThe remote device is missing a vendor-supplied security patch.
DescriptionPHP before 5.4.41, 5.5.x before 5.5.25, and 5.6.x before 5.6.9 truncates a pathname upon encountering a \x00 character in certain situations, which allows remote attackers to bypass intended extension restrictions and access files or directories with unexpected names via a crafted argument to (1) set_include_path, (2) tempnam, (3) rmdir, or (4) readlink. NOTE: this vulnerability exists because of an incomplete fix for CVE-2006-7243 .
SolutionUpgrade to one of the non-vulnerable versions listed in the F5 Solution SOL16993.