FreeBSD : php5-gd -- uninitialized memory information disclosure vulnerability (58a3c266-db01-11dd-ae30-001cc0377035)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 35583


The remote FreeBSD host is missing a security-related update.


According to CVE-2008-5498 entry :

Array index error in the 'imageRotate' function in PHP 5.2.8 and earlier allows context-dependent attackers to read the contents of arbitrary memory locations via a crafted value of the third argument (aka the 'bgd_color' or 'clrBack' argument) for an indexed image.


Update the affected package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 35583

File Name: freebsd_pkg_58a3c266db0111ddae30001cc0377035.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.12 $

Type: local

Published: 2009/02/04

Modified: 2016/05/09

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 5

Temporal Score: 4.3

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:php5-gd, cpe:/o:freebsd:freebsd

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/FreeBSD/release, Host/FreeBSD/pkg_info

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2009/01/05

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2008/12/24

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2008-5498

BID: 33002

CWE: 200