openSUSE Security Update : php5 (openSUSE-2015-536)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

PHP was updated to fix two security issues.

The following vulnerabilities were fixed :

- CVE-2015-5589: PHP could be crashed when processing an
invalid file with the 'phar' extension with a segfault
in Phar::convertToData, leading to Denial of Service
(DOS) (boo#938721)

- CVE-2015-5590: PHP could be crashed or have unspecified
other impact due to a buffer overlow in
phar_fix_filepath (boo#938719)

See also :

Solution :

Update the affected php5 packages.

Risk factor :

Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 85259 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2015-5589

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