FreeBSD : php -- integer overflow vulnerability (f6377f08-12a7-11dd-bab7-0016179b2dd5)

This script is Copyright (C) 2008-2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote FreeBSD host is missing a security-related update.

Description :

CVE reports :

Integer overflow in PHP 5.2.5 and earlier allows context-dependent
attackers to cause a denial of service and possibly have unspecified
other impact via a printf format parameter with a large width
specifier, related to the php_sprintf_appendstring function in
formatted_print.c and probably other functions for formatted strings
(aka *printf functions).

See also :

http://securityreason.com/achievement_securityalert/52
http://www.nessus.org/u?816d5413

Solution :

Update the affected package.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 3.7
(CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 32128 (freebsd_pkg_f6377f0812a711ddbab70016179b2dd5.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 28392

CVE ID: CVE-2008-1384

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