Slackware 10.2 / 11.0 : php (SSA:2007-053-01)

Critical Nessus Plugin ID 24691


The remote Slackware host is missing a security update.


New php packages are available for Slackware 10.2 and 11.0 to improve the stability and security of PHP. Quite a few bugs were fixed -- please see for a detailed list. All sites that use PHP are encouraged to upgrade. Please note that we haven't tested all PHP applications for backwards compatibility with this new upgrade, so you should have the old package on hand just in case. Both PHP 4.4.5 and PHP 5.2.1 updates have been provided. Some of these issues have been assigned CVE numbers and may be referenced in the Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures (CVE) database:


Update the affected php package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 24691

File Name: Slackware_SSA_2007-053-01.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.12 $

Type: local

Published: 2007/02/23

Modified: 2016/12/09

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Critical


Base Score: 10

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:slackware:slackware_linux:php, cpe:/o:slackware:slackware_linux:10.2, cpe:/o:slackware:slackware_linux:11.0

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/Slackware/release, Host/Slackware/packages

Patch Publication Date: 2007/02/23

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2007/02/09

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2007-0906, CVE-2007-0907, CVE-2007-0908, CVE-2007-0909, CVE-2007-0910, CVE-2007-0988

OSVDB: 32762, 32763, 32764, 32765, 32766, 32767, 32776, 34706, 34707, 34708, 34709, 34710, 34711, 34712, 34713, 34714, 34715

SSA: 2007-053-01

CWE: 20, 399