FreeBSD : php -- vulnerability in RFC 1867 file upload processing (562a3fdf-16d6-11d9-bc4a-000c41e2cdad)

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Synopsis :

The remote FreeBSD host is missing one or more security-related
updates.

Description :

Stefano Di Paola discovered an issue with PHP that could allow someone
to upload a file to any directory writeable by the httpd process. Any
sanitizing performed on the prepended directory path is ignored. This
bug can only be triggered if the $_FILES element name contains an
underscore.

See also :

http://marc.info/?l=bugtraq&m=109534848430404
http://marc.info/?l=bugtraq&m=109648426331965
http://www.nessus.org/u?4b7eab9f

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

High

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 18937 (freebsd_pkg_562a3fdf16d611d9bc4a000c41e2cdad.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID:

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