Fedora 17 : php-5.4.16-1.fc17 (2013-10233)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 67274


The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.


06 Jun 2013, PHP 5.4.16

Core :

- Fixed bug #64879 (Heap based buffer overflow in quoted_printable_encode, CVE-2013-2110). (Stas)

- Fixed bug #64853 (Use of no longer available ini directives causes crash on TS build). (Anatol)

- Fixed bug #64729 (compilation failure on x32).

- Fixed bug #64720 (SegFault on zend_deactivate).

- Fixed bug #64660 (Segfault on memory exhaustion within function definition). (Stas, reported by Juha Kylmanen)

Calendar: -Fixed bug #64895 (Integer overflow in SndToJewish). (Remi)

Fileinfo :

- Fixed bug #64830 (mimetype detection segfaults on mp3 file). (Anatol)


- Ignore QUERY_STRING when sent in SCRIPT_FILENAME. (Remi)

- Fixed some possible memory or resource leaks and possible null dereference detected by code coverity scan. (Remi)

- Log a warning when a syscall fails. (Remi)

- Add --with-fpm-systemd option to report health to systemd, and systemd_interval option to configure this. The service can now use Type=notify in the systemd unit file. (Remi)


- Fixed bug #64726 (Segfault when calling fetch_object on a use_result and DB pointer has closed). (Laruence)


- Fixed bug #64214 (PHAR PHPTs intermittently crash when run on DFS, SMB or with non std tmp dir). (Pierre)


- Fixed bug #64765 (Some IPv6 addresses get interpreted wrong). (Boris Lytochkin)

- Fixed bug #64159 (Truncated snmpget). (Boris Lytochkin)

Streams :

- Fixed bug #64770 (stream_select() fails with pipes returned by proc_open() on Windows x64). (Anatol)

Zend Engine :

- Fixed bug #64821 (Custom Exceptions crash when internal properties overridden). (Anatol)

Fix backported from PHP 5.4.17

Core :

- Fixed bug #64960 (Segfault in gc_zval_possible_root).


- Fixed Bug #64915 (error_log ignored when daemonize=0).

PDO_pgsql :

- Fixed Bug #64949 (Buffer overflow in _pdo_pgsql_error).

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 67274

File Name: fedora_2013-10233.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.4 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2013/07/12

Modified: 2015/10/19

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 6.8

Temporal Score: 5.9

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:php, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:17

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

Exploit Available: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2013/06/07

Reference Information

BID: 60411

FEDORA: 2013-10233