openSUSE Security Update : php5 (openSUSE-2017-764)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

This update for php5 fixes the following security issues :

- CVE-2016-6294: The locale_accept_from_http function in
ext/intl/locale/locale_methods.c did not properly
restrict calls to the ICU uloc_acceptLanguageFromHTTP
function, which allowed remote attackers to cause a
denial of service (out-of-bounds read) or possibly have
unspecified other impact via a call with a long argument

- CVE-2017-9227: A stack out-of-bounds read occurs in
mbc_enc_len() during regular expression searching.

- CVE-2017-9226: A heap out-of-bounds write or read occurs
in next_state_val() during regular expression
compilation. (bsc#1040889)

- CVE-2017-9224: A stack out-of-bounds read occurs in
match_at() during regular expression searching.

This update was imported from the SUSE:SLE-12:Update update project.

See also :

Solution :

Update the affected php5 packages.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 101219 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2016-6294

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