SuSE 10 Security Update : PHP5 (ZYPP Patch Number 3980)

medium Nessus Plugin ID 29379
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The remote SuSE 10 host is missing a security-related patch.


This update fixes multiple bugs in php :

- predictable generaton of an initialization vector (IV) in the mcrypt extension

- additional cookie attributes could be injected via a session id

- specially crafted files could cause integer overflows in gd and leverage them to at least crash gd based applications

- insufficient validation of parmeters in the substr_count function

- predictable generaton of an initialization vector (IV) in the soap extension

CVE-2007-2727 / CVE-2007-2748 / CVE-2007-2728 / CVE-2007-3472 / CVE-2007-3475 / CVE-2007-3476 / CVE-2007-3477 / CVE-2007-3478 / CVE-2007-3799


Apply ZYPP patch number 3980.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 29379

File Name: suse_apache2-mod_php5-3980.nasl

Version: 1.17

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 12/13/2007

Updated: 1/14/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 4.2


Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 5

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/o:suse:suse_linux

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

Patch Publication Date: 7/30/2007

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2007-2727, CVE-2007-2728, CVE-2007-2748, CVE-2007-3472, CVE-2007-3475, CVE-2007-3476, CVE-2007-3477, CVE-2007-3478, CVE-2007-3799

CWE: 20, 189, 362, 399