SUSE SLES15 Security Update : php7 (SUSE-SU-2018:3016-1)
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 120120
SynopsisThe remote SUSE host is missing one or more security updates.
DescriptionThis update for php7 fixes the following issues :
This security issue was fixed :
CVE-2018-17082: The Apache2 component in PHP allowed XSS via the body of a 'Transfer-Encoding: chunked' request, because the bucket brigade was mishandled in the php_handler function (bsc#1108753)
The update package also includes non-security fixes. See advisory for details.
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 Module for Web Scripting 15:zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-Module-Web-Scripting-15-2018-2148=1