GLSA-201606-10 : PHP: Multiple vulnerabilities

Critical Nessus Plugin ID 91704


The remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related patches.


The remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-201606-10 (PHP: Multiple vulnerabilities)

Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in PHP. Please review the CVE identifiers referenced below for details.
Impact :

An attacker can possibly execute arbitrary code or create a Denial of Service condition.
Workaround :

There is no known workaround at this time.


All PHP 5.4 users should upgrade to the latest 5.5 stable branch, as PHP 5.4 is now masked in Portage:
# emerge --sync # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=dev=lang/php-5.5.33' All PHP 5.5 users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=dev=lang/php-5.5.33' All PHP 5.6 users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=dev=lang/php-5.6.19'

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 91704

File Name: gentoo_GLSA-201606-10.nasl

Version: $Revision: 2.2 $

Type: local

Published: 2016/06/20

Modified: 2016/10/10

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Critical


Base Score: 10

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


Base Score: 9.8

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:gentoo:linux:php, cpe:/o:gentoo:linux

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/Gentoo/release, Host/Gentoo/qpkg-list

Patch Publication Date: 2016/06/19

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2013-6501, CVE-2014-9705, CVE-2014-9709, CVE-2015-0231, CVE-2015-0273, CVE-2015-1351, CVE-2015-1352, CVE-2015-2301, CVE-2015-2348, CVE-2015-2783, CVE-2015-2787, CVE-2015-3329, CVE-2015-3330, CVE-2015-4021, CVE-2015-4022, CVE-2015-4025, CVE-2015-4026, CVE-2015-4147, CVE-2015-4148, CVE-2015-4642, CVE-2015-4643, CVE-2015-4644, CVE-2015-6831, CVE-2015-6832, CVE-2015-6833, CVE-2015-6834, CVE-2015-6835, CVE-2015-6836, CVE-2015-6837, CVE-2015-6838, CVE-2015-7803, CVE-2015-7804

GLSA: 201606-10