SuSE 10 Security Update : PHP5 (ZYPP Patch Number 5909)

Critical Nessus Plugin ID 41475


The remote SuSE 10 host is missing a security-related patch.


This update of php5 fixes a directory traversal bug in ZipArchive (CVE-2008-5658) and a buffer overflow in the mstring extension.


Apply ZYPP patch number 5909.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 41475

File Name: suse_apache2-mod_php5-5909.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.9 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2009/09/24

Modified: 2016/12/22

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: cpe:/o:suse:suse_linux

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

Patch Publication Date: 2009/01/13

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2008-5557, CVE-2008-5658

CWE: 22, 119