FreeBSD : php-zip -- multiple Denial of Service vulnerabilities (2a41233d-10e7-11e0-becc-0022156e8794)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

The following DoS conditions in Zip extension were fixed in PHP 5.3.4
and PHP 5.2.15 :

- Fixed crash in zip extract method (possible CWE-170).

- The ZipArchive::getArchiveComment function in PHP 5.2.x through
5.2.14 and 5.3.x through 5.3.3 allows context-dependent attackers to
cause a denial of service (NULL pointer dereference and application
crash) via a crafted ZIP archive.

See also :

http://www.php.net/releases/5_3_4.php
http://www.php.net/releases/5_2_15.php
http://securityreason.com/achievement_securityalert/90
http://www.nessus.org/u?0ca15441

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.3
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 51504 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2010-3709

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