Amazon Linux AMI : php56 / php70,php71 (ALAS-2017-924)

high Nessus Plugin ID 104706
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VPR Score: 5.9

Synopsis

The remote Amazon Linux AMI host is missing a security update.

Description

pcre: heap buffer overflow in handling of duplicate named groups (8.39/14)

The pcre_compile2 function in pcre_compile.c mishandles a specific type of pattern with named subgroups, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (heap-based buffer overflow) or possibly have unspecified other impact via a crafted regular expression, as demonstrated by a JavaScript RegExp object encountered by Konqueror.
(CVE-2016-1283)

Solution

Run 'yum update php56' to update your system.

Run 'yum update php70' to update your system.

Run 'yum update php71' to update your system.

See Also

https://alas.aws.amazon.com/ALAS-2017-924.html

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 104706

File Name: ala_ALAS-2017-924.nasl

Version: 3.2

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 11/21/2017

Updated: 4/18/2018

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

VPR Score: 5.9

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 7.5

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P

CVSS v3.0

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: cpe:2.3:o:amazon:linux:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:amazon:linux:php56:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:amazon:linux:php56-bcmath:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:amazon:linux:php56-cli:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:amazon:linux:php56-common:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:amazon:linux:php56-dba:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:amazon:linux:php56-dbg:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:amazon:linux:php56-debuginfo:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:amazon:linux:php56-devel:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:amazon:linux:php56-embedded:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:amazon:linux:php56-enchant:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:amazon:linux:php56-fpm:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:amazon:linux:php56-gd:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:amazon:linux:php56-gmp:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:amazon:linux:php56-imap:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:amazon:linux:php56-intl:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:amazon:linux:php56-ldap:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:amazon:linux:php56-mbstring:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:amazon:linux:php56-mcrypt:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:amazon:linux:php56-mssql:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:amazon:linux:php56-mysqlnd:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:amazon:linux:php56-odbc:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:amazon:linux:php56-opcache:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:amazon:linux:php56-pdo:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:amazon:linux:php56-pgsql:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:amazon:linux:php56-process:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:amazon:linux:php56-pspell:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:amazon:linux:php56-recode:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:amazon:linux:php56-snmp:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:amazon:linux:php56-soap:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:amazon:linux:php56-tidy:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:amazon:linux:php56-xml:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:amazon:linux:php56-xmlrpc:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:amazon:linux:php70:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:amazon:linux:php70-bcmath:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:amazon:linux:php70-cli:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:amazon:linux:php70-common:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:amazon:linux:php70-dba:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:amazon:linux:php70-dbg:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:amazon:linux:php70-debuginfo:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:amazon:linux:php70-devel:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:amazon:linux:php70-embedded:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:amazon:linux:php70-enchant:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:amazon:linux:php70-fpm:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:amazon:linux:php70-gd:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:amazon:linux:php70-gmp:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:amazon:linux:php70-imap:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:amazon:linux:php70-intl:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:amazon:linux:php70-json:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:amazon:linux:php70-ldap:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:amazon:linux:php70-mbstring:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:amazon:linux:php70-mcrypt:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:amazon:linux:php70-mysqlnd:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:amazon:linux:php70-odbc:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:amazon:linux:php70-opcache:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:amazon:linux:php70-pdo:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:amazon:linux:php70-pdo-dblib:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:amazon:linux:php70-pgsql:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:amazon:linux:php70-process:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:amazon:linux:php70-pspell:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:amazon:linux:php70-recode:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:amazon:linux:php70-snmp:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:amazon:linux:php70-soap:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:amazon:linux:php70-tidy:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:amazon:linux:php70-xml:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:amazon:linux:php70-xmlrpc:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:amazon:linux:php70-zip:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:amazon:linux:php71:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:amazon:linux:php71-bcmath:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:amazon:linux:php71-cli:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:amazon:linux:php71-common:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:amazon:linux:php71-dba:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:amazon:linux:php71-dbg:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:amazon:linux:php71-debuginfo:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:amazon:linux:php71-devel:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:amazon:linux:php71-embedded:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:amazon:linux:php71-enchant:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:amazon:linux:php71-fpm:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:amazon:linux:php71-gd:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:amazon:linux:php71-gmp:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:amazon:linux:php71-imap:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:amazon:linux:php71-intl:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:amazon:linux:php71-json:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:amazon:linux:php71-ldap:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:amazon:linux:php71-mbstring:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:amazon:linux:php71-mcrypt:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:amazon:linux:php71-mysqlnd:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:amazon:linux:php71-odbc:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:amazon:linux:php71-opcache:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:amazon:linux:php71-pdo:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:amazon:linux:php71-pdo-dblib:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:amazon:linux:php71-pgsql:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:amazon:linux:php71-process:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:amazon:linux:php71-pspell:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:amazon:linux:php71-recode:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:amazon:linux:php71-snmp:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:amazon:linux:php71-soap:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:amazon:linux:php71-tidy:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:amazon:linux:php71-xml:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:amazon:linux:php71-xmlrpc:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

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

Patch Publication Date: 11/15/2017

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2016-1283

ALAS: 2017-924