Fedora 24 : php (2017-5ade380ab2)

critical Nessus Plugin ID 101864

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Synopsis

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description

**PHP version 5.6.31** (06 Jul 2017)

**Core:**

- Fixed bug php#73807 (Performance problem with processing post request over 2000000 chars). (Nikita)

- Fixed bug php#74111 (Heap buffer overread (READ: 1) finish_nested_data from unserialize). (Nikita)

- Fixed bug php#74603 (PHP INI Parsing Stack Buffer Overflow Vulnerability). (Stas)

- Fixed bug php#74819 (wddx_deserialize() heap out-of-bound read via php_parse_date()). (Derick)

**mbstring:**

- Add oniguruma upstream fix (CVE-2017-9224, CVE-2017-9226, CVE-2017-9227, CVE-2017-9228, CVE-2017-9229) (Remi, Mamoru TASAKA)

**OpenSSL:**

- Fixed bug php#74651 (negative-size-param (-1) in memcpy in zif_openssl_seal()). (Stas)

**WDDX:**

- Fixed bug php#74145 (wddx parsing empty boolean tag leads to SIGSEGV). (Stas)

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Solution

Update the affected php package.

See Also

https://bodhi.fedoraproject.org/updates/FEDORA-2017-5ade380ab2

Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 101864

File Name: fedora_2017-5ade380ab2.nasl

Version: 3.5

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 7/21/2017

Updated: 1/6/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 5.9

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 7.5

Vector: AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P

CVSS v3

Risk Factor: Critical

Base Score: 9.8

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:php, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:24

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/RedHat/release, Host/RedHat/rpm-list

Patch Publication Date: 7/18/2017

Vulnerability Publication Date: 5/24/2017

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2017-9224, CVE-2017-9226, CVE-2017-9227, CVE-2017-9228, CVE-2017-9229