SuSE 11.3 Security Update : php53 (SAT Patch Number 9450)

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Synopsis :

The remote SuSE 11 host is missing one or more security updates.

Description :

php53 was updated to fix the following security vulnerabilities :

- Heap-based buffer overflow in DNS TXT record parsing.
(CVE-2014-4049)

- Denial of service in Fileinfo component. (CVE-2014-0238)

- Performance degradation by too many file_printf calls.
(CVE-2014-0237)

- NULL pointer dereference in GD XPM decoder.
(CVE-2014-2497)

See also :

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=868624
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=880904
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=880905
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=882992
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2014-0237.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2014-0238.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2014-2497.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2014-4049.html

Solution :

Apply SAT patch number 9450.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.1
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 76367 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2014-0237
CVE-2014-0238
CVE-2014-2497
CVE-2014-4049

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