Fedora 30 : php (2020-4ea970ebc6)

critical Nessus Plugin ID 134133


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The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.


**PHP version 7.3.15** (20 Feb 2020)


- Fixed bug php#71876 (Memory corruption htmlspecialchars(): charset `*' not supported). (Nikita)

- Fixed bug #php#79146 (cscript can fail to run on some systems). (clarodeus)

- Fixed bug php#78323 (Code 0 is returned on invalid options). (Ivan Mikheykin)

- Fixed bug php#76047 (Use-after-free when accessing already destructed backtrace arguments). (Nikita)


- Fixed bug php#79078 (Hypothetical use-after-free in curl_multi_add_handle()). (cmb)


- Fixed bug php#79212 (NumberFormatter::format() may detect wrong type). (cmb)


- Fixed bug php#79191 (Error in SoapClient ctor disables DOMDocument::save()). (Nikita, cmb)


- Fixed bug php#79154 (mb_convert_encoding() can modify $from_encoding). (cmb)


- Fixed bug php#79084 (mysqlnd may fetch wrong column indexes with MYSQLI_BOTH). (cmb)


- Fixed bug php#79145 (openssl memory leak). (cmb, Nikita)


- Fixed bug php#79082 (Files added to tar with Phar::buildFromIterator have all-access permissions).
(**CVE-2020-7063**) (stas)

- Fixed bug php#79171 (heap-buffer-overflow in phar_extract_file). (**CVE-2020-7061**) (cmb)

- Fixed bug php#76584 (PharFileInfo::decompress not working). (cmb)


- Fixed bug php#79115 (ReflectionClass::isCloneable call reflected class __destruct). (Nikita)


- Fixed bug php#79221 (NULL pointer Dereference in PHP Session Upload Progress). (**CVE-2020-7062**) (stas)


- Fixed bug php#79151 (heap use after free caused by spl_dllist_it_helper_move_forward). (Nikita)


- Fixed bug php#78902 (Memory leak when using stream_filter_append). (liudaixiao)


- Fixed bug php#78090 (bug45161.phpt takes forever to finish). (cmb)


- Fixed bug php#70078 (XSL callbacks with nodes as parameter leak memory). (cmb)

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Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 134133

File Name: fedora_2020-4ea970ebc6.nasl

Version: 1.3

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2/28/2020

Updated: 3/6/2020

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 5.2


Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 6.4

Temporal Score: 4.7

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

Temporal Vector: E:U/RL:OF/RC:C


Risk Factor: Critical

Base Score: 9.1

Temporal Score: 7.9

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

Temporal Vector: E:U/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:php, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:30

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/RedHat/release, Host/RedHat/rpm-list

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2/27/2020

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2/27/2020

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2020-7061, CVE-2020-7062, CVE-2020-7063