openSUSE 10 Security Update : apache2-mod_php5 (apache2-mod_php5-4909)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

This update fixes multiple bugs in php by upgrading it to version

- Flaws in processing multi byte sequences in
htmlentities/htmlspecialchars (CVE-2007-5898)

- overly long arguments to the dl() function could crash
php (CVE-2007-4825)

- overy long arguments to the glob() function could crash
php (CVE-2007-4782)

- overly long arguments to some iconv functions could
crash php (CVE-2007-4840)

- overy long arguments to the setlocale() function could
crash php (CVE-2007-4784)

- the wordwrap-Function could cause a floating point
exception (CVE-2007-3998)

- overy long arguments to the fnmatch() function could
crash php (CVE-2007-4782)

- incorrect size calculation in the chunk_split function
could lead to a buffer overflow (CVE-2007-4661,

- Flaws in the GD extension could lead to integer
overflows (CVE-2007-3996)

- The money_format function contained format string flaws

- Data for some time zones has been updated

- php5 has been updated to version 5.2.5 to fix those

Solution :

Update the affected apache2-mod_php5 packages.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5

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