Fedora 16 : php-5.3.8-3.fc16 (2011-13472)

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Synopsis :

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description :

- Revert is_a() behavior to php <= 5.3.6 and add a new new
option (allow_string) for the new behavior (accept
string and raise autoload if needed)

- Provides MySQL Native Driver in new php-mysqlnd package.

Upstream documentation:

This is a drop-in replacement of MySQL Client Library used by
php-mysql package.

Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding
description block directly from the Fedora security advisory. Tenable
has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible
without introducing additional issues.

See also :


Solution :

Update the affected php package.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5

Family: Fedora Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 56423 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2011-3379