FreeBSD : php5 -- Heap based buffer overflow in quoted_printable_encode (59e7163c-cf84-11e2-907b-0025905a4770)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 66845

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VPR Score: 4.4


The remote FreeBSD host is missing one or more security-related updates.


The PHP development team reports :

A Heap-based buffer overflow flaw was found in the php quoted_printable_encode() function. A remote attacker could use this flaw to cause php to crash or execute arbitrary code with the permission of the user running php


Update the affected packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 66845

File Name: freebsd_pkg_59e7163ccf8411e2907b0025905a4770.nasl

Version: 1.14

Type: local

Published: 2013/06/08

Updated: 2021/01/06

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

VPR Score: 4.4

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 5

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:php5, p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:php53, cpe:/o:freebsd:freebsd

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/FreeBSD/release, Host/FreeBSD/pkg_info

Patch Publication Date: 2013/06/07

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2013/06/06

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2013-2110