Ubuntu 4.10 / 5.04 : php4, php4-universe fixed packages (USN-147-2)

Ubuntu Security Notice (C) 2005-2015 Canonical, Inc. / NASL script (C) 2006-2015 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

The remote Ubuntu host is missing one or more security-related patches.

Description :

USN-147-1 [1] fixed a remote code execution vulnerability in the
XMLRPC module of the PEAR library. Unfortunately the packages
announced in USN-147-1 were faulty and shipped broken xmlrpc modules.
The updated packages ship correct modules.

We apologize for the inconvenience.

[1] https://www.ubuntulinux.org/support/documentation/usn/usn-147-1

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.8
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.0
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Ubuntu Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 20542 ()

Bugtraq ID: 14088