Ubuntu Security Notice (C) 2013-2017 Canonical, Inc. / NASL script (C) 2013-2016 Tenable Network Security, Inc.
The remote Ubuntu host is missing one or more security-related
It was discovered that PHP incorrectly handled the
xml_parse_into_struct function. If a PHP application parsed untrusted
XML, an attacker could use this flaw with a specially crafted XML
document to cause PHP to crash, resulting in a denial of service, or
to possibly execute arbitrary code. (CVE-2013-4113)
It was discovered that PHP incorrectly handled the jdtojewish
function. An attacker could use this flaw to cause PHP to crash,
resulting in a denial of service. (CVE-2013-4635).
Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding
description block directly from the Ubuntu security advisory. Tenable
has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible
without introducing additional issues.
Update the affected libapache2-mod-php5, php5-cgi and / or php5-cli
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.8
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.9
Public Exploit Available : true