The xmlrpc extension in PHP 5.3.1 does not properly handle a missing methodName element in the first argument to the xmlrpc_decode_request function, which allows context-dependent attackers to cause a denial of service (NULL pointer dereference and application crash) and possibly have unspecified other impact via a crafted argument.
NOTE: The following CVSS v2.0 metrics and score provided are preliminary and subject to review.
|Base Score:||5||Base Metrics:||AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P|
|Access Vector:||Network||Attack Complexity:||Low|
|Authentication:||None required||Confidentiality Impact:||None|
|Integrity Impact:||None||Availability Impact:||Partial|
|Oracle Enterprise Linux version 4 (php)||ELSA-2010-0919||2010-11-29|
|Oracle Linux version 5 (php)||ELSA-2010-0919||2010-11-29|
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