Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : php (MDVSA-2014:202)

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Synopsis :

The remote Mandriva Linux host is missing one or more security

Description :

A vulnerability has been discovered and corrected in php :

A heap corruption issue was reported in PHP's exif_thumbnail()
function. A specially crafted JPEG image could cause the PHP
interpreter to crash or, potentially, execute arbitrary code

The updated php packages have been upgraded to the 5.5.18 version
resolve this security flaw.

Additionally, php-apc has been rebuilt against the updated php

See also :

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.8
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.3
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 78664 ()

Bugtraq ID: 70665

CVE ID: CVE-2014-3670

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