Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : php (MDVSA-2012:108)

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Synopsis :

The remote Mandriva Linux host is missing one or more security

Description :

Multiple vulnerabilities has been discovered and corrected in php :

Unspecified vulnerability in the _php_stream_scandir function in the
stream implementation in PHP before 5.3.15 and 5.4.x before 5.4.5 has
unknown impact and remote attack vectors, related to an overflow

The SQLite functionality in PHP before 5.3.15 allows remote attackers
to bypass the open_basedir protection mechanism via unspecified
vectors (CVE-2012-3365). in the PDO extension in PHP before 5.3.14 and 5.4.x
before 5.4.4 does not properly determine the end of the query string
during parsing of prepared statements, which allows remote attackers
to cause a denial of service (out-of-bounds read and application
crash) via a crafted parameter value (CVE-2012-3450).

The updated packages have been upgraded to the 5.3.15 version which is
not vulnerable to these issues.

Additionally the php-timezonedb packages has been upgraded to the
latest version as well.

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0
CVSS Temporal Score : 8.7
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 61961 ()

Bugtraq ID: 54612

CVE ID: CVE-2012-2688

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