SUSE SLES11 Security Update : php53 (SUSE-SU-2018:2681-1)
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 117449
SynopsisThe remote SUSE host is missing one or more security updates.
DescriptionThis update for php53 fixes the following issues :
The following security issues were fixed :
CVE-2018-14851: Fixed an out-of-bound read in exif_process_IFD_in_MAKERNOTE, which could be exploited by an attacker via crafted JPG files, and could result in an application crash.
CVE-2018-14883: Fixed an integer overflow leading to a heap-based buffer over-read in exif_thumbnail_extract of exif.c. (bsc#1103836)
CVE-2017-9118: Fixed an out of bounds access in php_pcre_replace_impl via a crafted preg_replace call (bsc#1105466)
Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding description block directly from the SUSE security advisory. Tenable has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible without introducing additional issues.
SolutionTo install this SUSE Security Update use the SUSE recommended installation methods like YaST online_update or 'zypper patch'.
Alternatively you can run the command listed for your product :
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11-SP4:zypper in -t patch sdksp4-php53-13773=1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11-SP4:zypper in -t patch slessp4-php53-13773=1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Debuginfo 11-SP4:zypper in -t patch dbgsp4-php53-13773=1