SuSE 10 Security Update : PHP5 (ZYPP Patch Number 2102)

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Synopsis :

The remote SuSE 10 host is missing a security-related patch.

Description :

- the CURL module lacked checks for control characters
(CVE-2006-2563))

- str_repeat() contained an integer overflow

- ext/wddx contained a buffer overflow

- memory_limit() lacked checks for integer overflows

- a bug in sscanf() could potentially be exploited to
execute arbitrary code. (CVE-2006-4020)

- an uninitialized varable caused apache to crash during
startup

- corrupt gif images could crash php

See also :

http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2006-2563.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2006-4020.html

Solution :

Apply ZYPP patch number 2102.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.6
(CVSS2#AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 29374 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2006-2563
CVE-2006-4020

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