Amazon Linux AMI : php (ALAS-2015-524)

medium Nessus Plugin ID 83494
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VPR Score: 5.9

Synopsis

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

Description

Integer overflow in the regcomp implementation in the Henry Spencer BSD regex library (aka rxspencer) alpha3.8.g5 on 32-bit platforms, as used in NetBSD through 6.1.5 and other products, might allow context-dependent attackers to execute arbitrary code via a large regular expression that leads to a heap-based buffer overflow.

Solution

Run 'yum update php' to update your system.

See Also

https://alas.aws.amazon.com/ALAS-2015-524.html

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 83494

File Name: ala_ALAS-2015-524.nasl

Version: 2.4

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 5/18/2015

Updated: 4/18/2018

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

VPR Score: 5.9

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 6.8

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

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-enchant:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, 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: 5/14/2015

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2015-2305

ALAS: 2015-524