SuSE9 Security Update : PHP4 (YOU Patch Number 11666)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 41143


The remote SuSE 9 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.

This update covers CVE IDs CVE-2007-2727, CVE-2007-3472, CVE-2007-3475, CVE-2007-3476 CVE-2007-3477, CVE-2007-3478 and CVE-2007-3799.


Apply YOU patch number 11666.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 41143

File Name: suse9_11666.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.8 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2009/09/24

Modified: 2016/12/21

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 5

Vector: CVSS2#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: 2007/07/31

Reference Information

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

CWE: 20, 189, 362, 399