SUSE SLES12 Security Update : php5 (SUSE-SU-2018:3017-1)
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 120121
SynopsisThe remote SUSE host is missing one or more security updates.
DescriptionThis update for php5 fixes the following issue :
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)
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 12-SP3:zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SDK-12-SP3-2018-2147=1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Web Scripting 12:zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-Module-Web-Scripting-12-2018-2147=1