Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : php-smarty (MDVSA-2014:221)

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Synopsis :

The remote Mandriva Linux host is missing one or more security
updates.

Description :

An XSS vulnerability in the SmartyException class in Smarty (aka
smarty-php) before 3.1.12 allows remote attackers to inject arbitrary
web script or HTML via unspecified vectors that trigger a Smarty
exception (CVE-2012-4437).

Smarty before 3.1.21 allows remote attackers to bypass the secure mode
restrictions and execute arbitrary PHP code as demonstrated by
'<script language=php>' in a template (CVE-2014-8350).

See also :

http://advisories.mageia.org/MGASA-2014-0468.html

Solution :

Update the affected php-smarty and / or php-smarty-doc packages.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.5
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 79408 ()

Bugtraq ID: 55506
70708

CVE ID: CVE-2012-4437
CVE-2014-8350

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