PHP 5.4.x < 5.4.30 Multiple Vulnerabilities

High Nessus Plugin ID 76281

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VPR Score: 5.9

Synopsis

The remote web server is running a version of PHP that is affected by multiple vulnerabilities.

Description

According to its banner, the version of PHP 5.4.x installed on the remote host is a version prior to 5.4.30. It is, therefore, affected by the following vulnerabilities :

- Boundary checking errors exist related to the Fileinfo extension, Composite Document Format (CDF) handling and the functions 'cdf_read_short_sector', 'cdf_check_stream_offset', 'cdf_count_chain', and 'cdf_read_property_info'. (CVE-2014-0207, CVE-2014-3479, CVE-2014-3480, CVE-2014-3487)

- A pascal string size handling error exists related to the Fileinfo extension and the function 'mconvert'.
(CVE-2014-3478)

- A type-confusion error exists related to the Standard PHP Library (SPL) extension and the function 'unserialize'. (CVE-2014-3515)

- An error exists related to configuration scripts and temporary file handling that could allow insecure file usage. (CVE-2014-3981)

- A heap-based buffer overflow error exists related to the function 'dns_get_record' that could allow execution of arbitrary code. (CVE-2014-4049)

- A type-confusion error exists related to the function 'php_print_info' that could allow disclosure of sensitive information. (CVE-2014-4721)

- An out-of-bounds read error exists in the timelib_meridian_with_check() function due to a failure to properly check string ends. A remote attacker can exploit this to cause a denial of service condition or to disclose memory contents.

- An out-of-bounds read error exists in the date_parse_from_format() function due to a failure in the date parsing routines to properly check string ends. A remote attacker can exploit this to cause a denial of service condition or to disclose memory contents.

- An error exists related to unserialization and 'SplFileObject' handling that could allow denial of service attacks. (Bug #67072)

- A double free error exists related to the Intl extension and the method 'Locale::parseLocale' having unspecified impact. (Bug #67349)

- A buffer overflow error exists related to the Intl extension and the functions 'locale_get_display_name' and 'uloc_getDisplayName' having unspecified impact.
(Bug #67397)

Note that Nessus has not attempted to exploit these issues, but has instead relied only on the application's self-reported version number.

Solution

Upgrade to PHP version 5.4.30 or later.

See Also

http://www.php.net/ChangeLog-5.php#5.4.30

https://bugs.php.net/bug.php?id=67072

https://bugs.php.net/bug.php?id=67326

https://bugs.php.net/bug.php?id=67349

https://bugs.php.net/bug.php?id=67390

https://bugs.php.net/bug.php?id=67397

https://bugs.php.net/bug.php?id=67410

https://bugs.php.net/bug.php?id=67411

https://bugs.php.net/bug.php?id=67412

https://bugs.php.net/bug.php?id=67413

https://bugs.php.net/bug.php?id=67432

https://bugs.php.net/bug.php?id=67492

https://bugs.php.net/bug.php?id=67498

https://bugs.php.net/bug.php?id=67253

https://bugs.php.net/bug.php?id=67251

https://seclists.org/oss-sec/2014/q3/29

https://www.sektioneins.de/en/blog/14-07-04-phpinfo-infoleak.html

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 76281

File Name: php_5_4_30.nasl

Version: 1.18

Type: remote

Family: CGI abuses

Published: 2014/06/27

Updated: 2019/11/26

Dependencies: 48243

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

VPR Score: 5.9

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2014-3515

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 7.5

Temporal Score: 5.5

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:php:php

Required KB Items: www/PHP

Exploit Available: false

Exploit Ease: No exploit is required

Patch Publication Date: 2014/06/26

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2014/06/26

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2014-0207, CVE-2014-3478, CVE-2014-3479, CVE-2014-3480, CVE-2014-3487, CVE-2014-3515, CVE-2014-3981, CVE-2014-4049, CVE-2014-4721

BID: 67837, 68007, 68120, 68237, 68238, 68239, 68241, 68243, 68423, 68550