Mandrake Linux Security Advisory : php (MDKSA-2003:019)

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Synopsis :

The remote Mandrake Linux host is missing one or more security
updates.

Description :

A buffer overflow was discovered in the wordwrap() function in
versions of PHP greater than 4.1.2 and less than 4.3.0. Under certain
circumstances, this buffer overflow can be used to overwite heap
memory and could potentially lead to remote system compromise.

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)

Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 14004 (mandrake_MDKSA-2003-019.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2002-1396

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