SUSE SLES12 Security Update : php5 (SUSE-SU-2018:0216-1)
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 120013
SynopsisThe remote SUSE host is missing one or more security updates.
DescriptionThis update for php5 fixes several issues. These security issues were fixed :
- CVE-2018-5712: Prevent reflected XSS on the PHAR 404 error page via the URI of a request for a .phar file that allowed for information disclosure (bsc#1076220)
- CVE-2018-5711: Prevent integer signedness error that could have lead to an infinite loop via a crafted GIF file allowing for DoS (bsc#1076391)
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 YaST online_update.
Alternatively you can run the command listed for your product :
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12-SP3:zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SDK-12-SP3-2018-148=1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12-SP2:zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SDK-12-SP2-2018-148=1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Web Scripting 12:zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-Module-Web-Scripting-12-2018-148=1
To bring your system up-to-date, use 'zypper patch'.