Fedora 21 : php-5.6.6-1.fc21 (2015-2315)

high Nessus Plugin ID 81459


The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.


19 Feb 2015, PHP 5.6.6

Core :

- Removed support for multi-line headers, as the are deprecated by RFC 7230. (Stas)

- Fixed bug #67068 (getClosure returns somethings that's not a closure). (Danack at basereality dot com)

- Fixed bug #68942 (Use after free vulnerability in unserialize() with DateTimeZone). (CVE-2015-0273) (Stas)

- Fixed bug #68925 (Mitigation for CVE-2015-0235 ' GHOST: glibc gethostbyname buffer overflow). (Stas)

- Fixed Bug #67988 (htmlspecialchars() does not respect default_charset specified by ini_set) (Yasuo)

- Added NULL byte protection to exec, system and passthru. (Yasuo)

Dba :

- Fixed bug #68711 (useless comparisons). (bugreports at internot dot info)

Enchant :

- Fixed bug #68552 (heap buffer overflow in enchant_broker_request_dict()). (Antony)

Fileinfo :

- Fixed bug #68827 (Double free with disabled ZMM).
(Joshua Rogers)

- Fixed bug #67647 (Bundled libmagic 5.17 does not detect quicktime files correctly). (Anatol)

- Fixed bug #68731 (finfo_buffer doesn't extract the correct mime with some gifs). (Anatol)


- Fixed bug #66479 (Wrong response to FCGI_GET_VALUES).
(Frank Stolle)

- Fixed bug #68571 (core dump when webserver close the socket). (redfoxli069 at gmail dot com, Laruence)


- Fixed bug #64938 (libxml_disable_entity_loader setting is shared between threads). (Martin Jansen)

Mysqli :

- Fixed bug #68114 (linker error on some OS X machines with fixed width decimal support) (Keyur Govande)

- Fixed bug #68657 (Reading 4 byte floats with Mysqli and libmysqlclient has rounding errors) (Keyur Govande)

Opcache :

- Fixed bug with try blocks being removed when extended_info opcode generation is turned on. (Laruence)

PDO_mysql :

- Fixed bug #68750 (PDOMysql with mysqlnd does not allow the usage of named pipes). (steffenb198 at aol dot com)

Phar :

- Fixed bug #68901 (use after free). (bugreports at internot dot info)

Pgsql :

- Fixed Bug #65199 (pg_copy_from() modifies input array variable) (Yasuo)

Session :

- Fixed bug #68941 (mod_files.sh is a bash-script) (bugzilla at ii.nl, Yasuo)

- Fixed Bug #66623 (no EINTR check on flock) (Yasuo)

- Fixed bug #68063 (Empty session IDs do still start sessions) (Yasuo)

Sqlite3 :

- Fixed bug #68260 (SQLite3Result::fetchArray declares wrong required_num_args). (Julien)

Standard :

- Fixed bug #65272 (flock() out parameter not set correctly in windows). (Daniel Lowrey)

- Fixed bug #69033 (Request may get env. variables from previous requests if PHP works as FastCGI). (Anatol)

Streams :

- Fixed bug which caused call after final close on streams filter. (Bob)

Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding description block directly from the Fedora security advisory. Tenable has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible without introducing additional issues.


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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 81459

File Name: fedora_2015-2315.nasl

Version: 1.5

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2/24/2015

Updated: 1/11/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:php, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:21

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

Patch Publication Date: 2/20/2015

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2/20/2015

Reference Information

FEDORA: 2015-2315