GLSA-201405-25 : Symfony: Information disclosure

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Synopsis :

The remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related
patches.

Description :

The remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-201405-25
(Symfony: Information disclosure)

Symfony does not properly sanitize input for upload requests.

Impact :

A remote attacker could send a specially crafted file upload request,
possibly resulting in disclosure of sensitive information.

Workaround :

There is no known workaround at this time.

See also :

https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201405-25

Solution :

Gentoo has discontinued support for Symfony. We recommend that users
unmerge Symfony:
# emerge --unmerge 'dev-php/symfony'

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: Gentoo Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 74067 ()

Bugtraq ID: 56685

CVE ID: CVE-2012-5574

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