FreeBSD : php5-gd -- uninitialized memory information disclosure vulnerability (58a3c266-db01-11dd-ae30-001cc0377035)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

According to CVE-2008-5498 entry :

Array index error in the 'imageRotate' function in PHP 5.2.8 and
earlier allows context-dependent attackers to read the contents of
arbitrary memory locations via a crafted value of the third argument
(aka the 'bgd_color' or 'clrBack' argument) for an indexed image.

See also :

http://www.securiteam.com/unixfocus/6G00Y0ANFU.html
http://www.nessus.org/u?ea17b8c1

Solution :

Update the affected package.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N)
CVSS Temporal Score : 4.3
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 35583 (freebsd_pkg_58a3c266db0111ddae30001cc0377035.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 33002

CVE ID: CVE-2008-5498

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