GLSA-201006-13 : Smarty: Multiple vulnerabilities

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Synopsis :

The remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related

Description :

The remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-201006-13
(Smarty: Multiple vulnerabilities)

Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in Smarty:
The vendor reported that the modifier.regex_replace.php plug-in
contains an input sanitation flaw related to the ASCII NUL character
The vendor reported that the
_expand_quoted_text() function in libs/Smarty_Compiler.class.php
contains an input sanitation flaw via multiple vectors (CVE-2008-4810,
Nine:Situations:Group::bookoo reported that
the smarty_function_math() function in libs/plugins/function.math.php
contains input sanitation flaw (CVE-2009-1669).

Impact :

These issues might allow a remote attacker to execute arbitrary PHP

Workaround :

There is no known workaround at this time.

See also :

Solution :

All Smarty users should upgrade to an unaffected version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=dev-php/smarty-2.6.23'
NOTE: This is a legacy GLSA. Updates for all affected architectures are
available since June 2, 2009. It is likely that your system is already
no longer affected by this issue.

Risk factor :

Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0
CVSS Temporal Score : 8.3
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Gentoo Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 46793 (gentoo_GLSA-201006-13.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 28105

CVE ID: CVE-2008-1066