Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : php (MDVSA-2015:004)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

Updated php packages fix security vulnerability :

A use-after-free flaw was found in PHP unserialize(). An untrusted
input could cause PHP interpreter to crash or, possibly, execute
arbitrary code when processed using unserialize() (CVE-2014-8142).

PHP has been updated to version 5.5.20, which fixes these issues and
other bugs.

See also :

http://advisories.mageia.org/MGASA-2014-0542.html

Solution :

Update the affected 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 : false

Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 80385 ()

Bugtraq ID: 71791

CVE ID: CVE-2014-8142

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