SuSE 11.1 Security Update : PHP5 (SAT Patch Number 6252)

high Nessus Plugin ID 64099
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Synopsis

The remote SuSE 11 host is missing one or more security updates.

Description

This update fixes several security issues in PHP5 :

- A directory traversal bug has been fixed in PHP5.
(CVE-2012-1172)

- A command injection was possible when PHP5 was operated in CGI mode using commandline options. This problem does not affect PHP5 in the normal apache module mode setup.
(CVE-2012-1823 / CVE-2012-2311)

- Also a pack/unpacking bug on big endian 64bit architectures (ppc64 and s390x) has been fixed.
(bnc#753778)

Solution

Apply SAT patch number 6252.

See Also

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=752030

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=753778

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=760536

http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2012-1172.html

http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2012-1823.html

http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2012-2311.html

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 64099

File Name: suse_11_apache2-mod_php5-120504.nasl

Version: 1.7

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 1/25/2013

Updated: 1/19/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Critical

Score: 9.4

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 7.5

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:apache2-mod_php5, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:php5, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:php5-bcmath, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:php5-bz2, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:php5-calendar, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:php5-ctype, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:php5-curl, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:php5-dba, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:php5-dbase, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:php5-dom, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:php5-exif, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:php5-fastcgi, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:php5-ftp, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:php5-gd, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:php5-gettext, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:php5-gmp, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:php5-hash, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:php5-iconv, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:php5-json, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:php5-ldap, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:php5-mbstring, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:php5-mcrypt, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:php5-mysql, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:php5-odbc, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:php5-openssl, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:php5-pcntl, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:php5-pdo, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:php5-pear, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:php5-pgsql, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:php5-pspell, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:php5-shmop, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:php5-snmp, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:php5-soap, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:php5-suhosin, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:php5-sysvmsg, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:php5-sysvsem, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:php5-sysvshm, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:php5-tokenizer, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:php5-wddx, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:php5-xmlreader, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:php5-xmlrpc, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:php5-xmlwriter, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:php5-xsl, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:php5-zip, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:php5-zlib, cpe:/o:novell:suse_linux:11

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

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 5/4/2012

Exploitable With

CANVAS (CANVAS)

Core Impact

Metasploit (PHP CGI Argument Injection)

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2012-1172, CVE-2012-1823, CVE-2012-2311