PHP 7.2.x < 7.2.3 Stack Buffer Overflow

High Nessus Plugin ID 107219

Synopsis

The version of PHP running on the remote web server is affected by a stack buffer overflow vulnerability.

Description

According to its banner, the version of PHP running on the remote web server is 7.2.x prior to 7.2.3. It is, therefore, affected by a stack buffer overflow vulnerability.

Solution

Upgrade to PHP version 7.2.3 or later.

See Also

http://php.net/ChangeLog-7.php#7.2.3

http://www.nessus.org/u?77aa0aa0

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 107219

File Name: php_7_2_3.nasl

Version: 1.3

Type: remote

Family: CGI abuses

Published: 2018/03/08

Modified: 2018/08/13

Dependencies: 48243

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

CVSSv2

Base Score: 8.5

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

CVSSv3

Base Score: 8.2

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:php:php

Required KB Items: www/PHP

Patch Publication Date: 2018/03/01

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2018/03/01

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2018-7584