SUSE-SA:2005:023: php4, php5

This script is Copyright (C) 2005-2016 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote host is missing a vendor-supplied security patch

Description :

The remote host is missing the patch for the advisory SUSE-SA:2005:023 (php4, php5).


This update fixes the following security issues in the PHP scripting
language:

- A bug in getimagesize() EXIF handling which could lead to a denial of
service attack.

This is tracked by the Mitre CVE IDs CVE-2005-0524 and CVE-2005-0525.

Additionally this non-security bug was fixed:
- Performance problems of unserialize() caused by previous security
fix to unserialize were fixed.

All SUSE Linux based distributions shipping php4 and php5 were affected.

Solution :

http://www.suse.de/security/advisories/2005_23_php.html

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 18057 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2005-0524
CVE-2005-0525

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