openSUSE 10 Security Update : apache2-mod_php5 (apache2-mod_php5-2039)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 27146

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VPR Score: 6.3


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


- the CURL module lacked checks for control characters (CVE-2006-2563))

- str_repeat() contained an integer overflow

- ext/wddx contained a buffer overflow

- memory_limit() lacked checks for integer overflows

- a bug in sscanf() could potentially be exploited to execute arbitrary code (CVE-2006-4020)

- an uninitialized varable caused apache to crash during startup

- corrupt gif images could crash php


Update the affected apache2-mod_php5 packages.

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 27146

File Name: suse_apache2-mod_php5-2039.nasl

Version: 1.12

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2007/10/17

Updated: 2019/10/25

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

VPR Score: 6.3

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 4.6

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:apache2-mod_php5, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:php5, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:php5-bcmath, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:php5-curl, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:php5-dba, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:php5-devel, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:php5-dom, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:php5-exif, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:php5-fastcgi, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:php5-ftp, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:php5-gd, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:php5-iconv, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:php5-imap, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:php5-ldap, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:php5-mbstring, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:php5-mysql, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:php5-mysqli, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:php5-pdo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:php5-pear, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:php5-pgsql, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:php5-soap, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:php5-wddx, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:php5-xmlrpc, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:10.1

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

Patch Publication Date: 2006/09/01

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2006-2563, CVE-2006-4020