Fedora 20 : php-5.5.25-1.fc20 (2015-8370)

high Nessus Plugin ID 83895


The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.


14 May 2015, **PHP 5.5.25**


- Fixed bug #69364 (PHP Multipart/form-data remote dos Vulnerability). (Stas)

- Fixed bug #69403 (str_repeat() sign mismatch based memory corruption). (Stas)

- Fixed bug #69418 (CVE-2006-7243 fix regressions in 5.4+). (Stas)

- Fixed bug #69522 (heap buffer overflow in unpack()).

- Fixed bug #69467 (Wrong checked for the interface by using Trait). (Laruence)

- Fixed bug #69420 (Invalid read in zend_std_get_method). (Laruence)

- Fixed bug #60022 ('use statement [...] has no effect' depends on leading backslash). (Nikita)

- Fixed bug #67314 (Segmentation fault in gc_remove_zval_from_buffer). (Dmitry)

- Fixed bug #68652 (segmentation fault in destructor).

- Fixed bug #69419 (Returning compatible sub generator produces a warning). (Nikita)

- Fixed bug #69472 (php_sys_readlink ignores misc errors from GetFinalPathNameByHandleA). (Jan Starke)


- Fixed bug #69545 (Integer overflow in ftp_genlist() resulting in heap overflow). (Stas)


- Fixed bug #69474 (ODBC: Query with same field name from two tables returns incorrect result). (Anatol)

- Fixed bug #69381 (out of memory with sage odbc driver). (Frederic Marchall, Anatol Belski)


- Fixed bug #69402 (Reading empty SSL stream hangs until timeout). (Daniel Lowrey)


- Fixed bug #68598 (pcntl_exec() should not allow null char). (Stas)


- Fixed bug #69453 (Memory Corruption in phar_parse_tarfile when entry filename starts with null). (Stas)

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 83895

File Name: fedora_2015-8370.nasl

Version: 2.5

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 5/29/2015

Updated: 1/11/2021

Supported Sensors: Frictionless Assessment Agent, Nessus Agent

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 5.9


Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 7.5

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:php, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:20

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

Patch Publication Date: 5/17/2015

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2006-7243, CVE-2015-4021, CVE-2015-4022, CVE-2015-4024, CVE-2015-4025, CVE-2015-4026

FEDORA: 2015-8370