Slackware 10.2 / 11.0 / current : php (SSA:2007-127-01)

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Synopsis :

The remote Slackware host is missing a security update.

Description :

New php packages are available for Slackware 10.2, 11.0, and -current
to improve the stability and security of PHP. Quite a few bugs were
fixed -- please see http://www.php.net for a detailed list. All sites
that use PHP are encouraged to upgrade. Please note that we haven't
tested all PHP applications for backwards compatibility with this new
upgrade, so you should have the old package on hand just in case. Both
PHP 4.4.7 and PHP 5.2.2 updates have been provided.

See also :

http://www.php.net
http://www.nessus.org/u?6b93491f

Solution :

Update the affected php package.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.8
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)

Family: Slackware Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 25174 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2007-1001