GLSA-201110-06 : PHP: Multiple vulnerabilities

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

The remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-201110-06
(PHP: Multiple vulnerabilities)

Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in PHP. Please review the
CVE identifiers referenced below for details.

Impact :

A context-dependent attacker could execute arbitrary code, obtain
sensitive information from process memory, bypass intended access
restrictions, or cause a Denial of Service in various ways.
A remote attacker could cause a Denial of Service in various ways,
bypass spam detections, or bypass open_basedir restrictions.

Workaround :

There is no known workaround at this time.

See also :

http://www.gentoo.org/security/en/glsa/glsa-201110-06.xml

Solution :

All PHP users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=dev-lang/php-5.3.8'

Risk factor :

Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
Public Exploit Available : true