Fedora 27 : php (2017-46e8bdccef)

critical Nessus Plugin ID 105865
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Synopsis

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description

**PHP version 7.1.11** (26 Oct 2017)

**Core:**

- Fixed bug php#75241 (NULL pointer dereference in zend_mm_alloc_small()). (Laruence)

- Fixed bug php#75236 (infinite loop when printing an error-message). (Andrea)

- Fixed bug php#75252 (Incorrect token formatting on two parse errors in one request). (Nikita)

- Fixed bug php#75220 (Segfault when calling is_callable on parent). (andrewnester)

- Fixed bug php#75290 (debug info of Closures of internal functions contain garbage argument names). (Andrea)

**Date:**

- Fixed bug php#75055 (Out-Of-Bounds Read in timelib_meridian()). (Derick)

**Apache2Handler:**

- Fixed bug php#75311 (error: 'zend_hash_key' has no member named 'arKey' in apache2handler). (mcarbonneaux)

**Hash:**

- Fixed bug php#75303 (sha3 hangs on bigendian). (Remi)

**Intl:**

- Fixed bug php#75318 (The parameter of UConverter::getAliases() is not optional). (cmb)

**mcrypt:**

- Fixed bug php#72535 (arcfour encryption stream filter crashes php). (Leigh)

**MySQLi:**

- Fixed bug php#75018 (Data corruption when reading fields of bit type). (Anatol)

**Opcache**

- Fixed bug php#75255 (Request hangs and not finish).
(Dmitry)

**PCRE:**

- Fixed bug php#75207 (applied upstream patch for CVE-2016-1283). (Anatol)

**PDO_mysql:**

- Fixed bug php#75177 (Type 'bit' is fetched as unexpected string). (Anatol)

**SPL:**

- Fixed bug php#73629 (SplDoublyLinkedList::setIteratorMode masks intern flags). (J. Jeising, cmb)

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Solution

Update the affected php package.

See Also

https://bodhi.fedoraproject.org/updates/FEDORA-2017-46e8bdccef

Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 105865

File Name: fedora_2017-46e8bdccef.nasl

Version: 3.4

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 1/15/2018

Updated: 1/11/2021

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:27

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

Patch Publication Date: 11/15/2017

Vulnerability Publication Date: 1/3/2016

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2016-1283