Fedora 16 : php-5.3.8-3.fc16 (2011-13472)

High Nessus Plugin ID 56423


The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.


- Revert is_a() behavior to php <= 5.3.6 and add a new new option (allow_string) for the new behavior (accept string and raise autoload if needed)

- Provides MySQL Native Driver in new php-mysqlnd package.

Upstream documentation:

This is a drop-in replacement of MySQL Client Library used by php-mysql package.

Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding description block directly from the Fedora security advisory. Tenable has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible without introducing additional issues.


Update the affected php package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 56423

File Name: fedora_2011-13472.nasl

Version: 1.8

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2011/10/10

Updated: 2019/08/02

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 7.5

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:php, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:16

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

Patch Publication Date: 2011/09/29

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2011-3379

FEDORA: 2011-13472