Amazon Linux AMI : php (ALAS-2012-116)

critical Nessus Plugin ID 69606
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Synopsis

The remote Amazon Linux AMI host is missing a security update.

Description

Unspecified vulnerability in the _php_stream_scandir function in the stream implementation in PHP before 5.3.15 and 5.4.x before 5.4.5 has unknown impact and remote attack vectors, related to an 'overflow.'

Solution

Run 'yum update php' to update your system.

See Also

https://alas.aws.amazon.com/ALAS-2012-116.html

Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 69606

File Name: ala_ALAS-2012-116.nasl

Version: 1.5

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 9/4/2013

Updated: 4/18/2018

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 5.9

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: Critical

Base Score: 10

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:2.3:o:amazon:linux:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:amazon:linux:php:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:amazon:linux:php-bcmath:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:amazon:linux:php-cli:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:amazon:linux:php-common:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:amazon:linux:php-dba:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:amazon:linux:php-debuginfo:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:amazon:linux:php-devel:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:amazon:linux:php-embedded:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:amazon:linux:php-fpm:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:amazon:linux:php-gd:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:amazon:linux:php-intl:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:amazon:linux:php-ldap:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:amazon:linux:php-mbstring:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:amazon:linux:php-mysqlnd:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:amazon:linux:php-odbc:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:amazon:linux:php-pdo:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:amazon:linux:php-pgsql:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:amazon:linux:php-process:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:amazon:linux:php-pspell:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:amazon:linux:php-recode:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:amazon:linux:php-snmp:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:amazon:linux:php-soap:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:amazon:linux:php-xml:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:amazon:linux:php-xmlrpc:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:amazon:linux:php-imap:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:amazon:linux:php-mcrypt:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:amazon:linux:php-mssql:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:amazon:linux:php-mysql:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:amazon:linux:php-tidy:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

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

Patch Publication Date: 8/5/2012

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2012-2688

ALAS: 2012-116