Mandrake Linux Security Advisory : php (MDKSA-2006:035)

High Nessus Plugin ID 20876


The remote Mandrake Linux host is missing one or more security updates.


A flaw in the PHP gd extension in versions prior to 4.4.1 could allow a remote attacker to bypass safe_mode and open_basedir restrictions via unknown attack vectors.

The updated packages have been patched to correct this issue.


Update the affected packages.

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 20876

File Name: mandrake_MDKSA-2006-035.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.14 $

Type: local

Published: 2006/02/10

Modified: 2013/05/31

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 7.5

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:lib64php_common432, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:libphp_common432, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:php-cgi, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:php-cli, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:php-gd, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:php432-devel, cpe:/o:mandrakesoft:mandrake_linux:10.1, x-cpe:/o:mandrakesoft:mandrake_linux:le2005

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

Patch Publication Date: 2006/02/07

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2005-3391

MDKSA: 2006:035