GLSA-201611-22 : PHP: Multiple vulnerabilities (httpoxy)

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Synopsis :

The remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related
patches.

Description :

The remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-201611-22
(PHP: Multiple vulnerabilities)

Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in PHP. Please review the
CVE identifiers referenced below for details.

Impact :

An attacker can possibly execute arbitrary code or create a Denial of
Service condition.

Workaround :

There is no known workaround at this time.

See also :

https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201611-22

Solution :

All PHP users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=dev=lang/php-5.6.28'

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)