Amazon Linux AMI : php54 (ALAS-2015-509)

High Nessus Plugin ID 82856

Synopsis

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

Description

A buffer overflow vulnerability was found in PHP's phar (PHP Archive) implementation. See https://bugs.php.net/bug.php?id=69324 for more details. (CVE-2015-2783)

A use-after-free flaw was found in PHP's phar (PHP Archive) paths implementation. A malicious script author could possibly use this flaw to disclose certain portions of server memory. (CVE-2015-2301)

A buffer over-read flaw was found in the GD library. A specially crafted GIF file could cause an application using the gdImageCreateFromGif() function to crash. (CVE-2014-9709)

A NULL pointer dereference flaw was found in PHP's pgsql extension. A specially crafted table name passed to function as pg_insert() or pg_select() could cause a PHP application to crash. (CVE-2015-1352)

A buffer overflow flaw was found in the way PHP's Phar extension parsed Phar archives. A specially crafted archive could cause PHP to crash or, possibly, execute arbitrary code when opened.
(CVE-2015-3329)

Solution

Run 'yum update php54' to update your system.

See Also

https://bugs.php.net/bug.php?id=69324

https://alas.aws.amazon.com/ALAS-2015-509.html

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 82856

File Name: ala_ALAS-2015-509.nasl

Version: 1.8

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2015/04/20

Updated: 2018/04/18

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 7.5

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:amazon:linux:php54, p-cpe:/a:amazon:linux:php54-bcmath, p-cpe:/a:amazon:linux:php54-cli, p-cpe:/a:amazon:linux:php54-common, p-cpe:/a:amazon:linux:php54-dba, p-cpe:/a:amazon:linux:php54-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:amazon:linux:php54-devel, p-cpe:/a:amazon:linux:php54-embedded, p-cpe:/a:amazon:linux:php54-enchant, p-cpe:/a:amazon:linux:php54-fpm, p-cpe:/a:amazon:linux:php54-gd, p-cpe:/a:amazon:linux:php54-imap, p-cpe:/a:amazon:linux:php54-intl, p-cpe:/a:amazon:linux:php54-ldap, p-cpe:/a:amazon:linux:php54-mbstring, p-cpe:/a:amazon:linux:php54-mcrypt, p-cpe:/a:amazon:linux:php54-mssql, p-cpe:/a:amazon:linux:php54-mysql, p-cpe:/a:amazon:linux:php54-mysqlnd, p-cpe:/a:amazon:linux:php54-odbc, p-cpe:/a:amazon:linux:php54-pdo, p-cpe:/a:amazon:linux:php54-pgsql, p-cpe:/a:amazon:linux:php54-process, p-cpe:/a:amazon:linux:php54-pspell, p-cpe:/a:amazon:linux:php54-recode, p-cpe:/a:amazon:linux:php54-snmp, p-cpe:/a:amazon:linux:php54-soap, p-cpe:/a:amazon:linux:php54-tidy, p-cpe:/a:amazon:linux:php54-xml, p-cpe:/a:amazon:linux:php54-xmlrpc, cpe:/o:amazon:linux

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

Patch Publication Date: 2015/04/17

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2014-9709, CVE-2015-1352, CVE-2015-2301, CVE-2015-2783, CVE-2015-3329

ALAS: 2015-509