PHP < 5.3.2 / 5.2.13 Multiple Vulnerabilities

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 44921

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VPR Score: 6.1


The remote web server uses a version of PHP that is affected by multiple flaws.


According to its banner, the version of PHP installed on the remote host is older than 5.3.2 / 5.2.13. Such versions may be affected by several security issues :

- Directory paths not ending with '/' may not be correctly validated inside 'tempnam()' in 'safe_mode' configuration.

- It may be possible to bypass the 'open_basedir'/ 'safe_mode' configuration restrictions due to an error in session extensions.

- An unspecified vulnerability affects the LCG entropy.


Upgrade to PHP version 5.3.2 / 5.2.13 or later.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 44921

File Name: php_5_2_13.nasl

Version: 1.15

Type: remote

Family: CGI abuses

Published: 2010/02/26

Updated: 2018/11/15

Dependencies: 48243

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

VPR Score: 6.1

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 6.4

Temporal Score: 5

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:php:php

Required KB Items: www/PHP

Exploit Available: false

Exploit Ease: No exploit is required

Patch Publication Date: 2010/02/25

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2010/02/11

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2010-1128, CVE-2010-1129, CVE-2010-1130

BID: 38182, 38430, 38431

Secunia: 38708