Fedora 24 : php (2016-b967ac1a74)

high Nessus Plugin ID 92149


The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.


26 May 2016, **PHP 5.6.22**


- Fixed bug #72172 (zend_hex_strtod should not use strlen). (bwitz at hotmail dot com )

- Fixed bug #72114 (Integer underflow / arbitrary null write in fread/gzread). (Stas)

- Fixed bug #72135 (Integer Overflow in php_html_entities). (Stas)


- Fixed bug #72227 (imagescale out-of-bounds read). (Stas)


- Fixed bug #64524 (Add intl.use_exceptions to php.ini-*).

- Fixed bug #72241 (get_icu_value_internal out-of-bounds read). (Stas)


- Fixed bug #72151 (mysqli_fetch_object changed behaviour). (Anatol)

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Update the affected php package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 92149

File Name: fedora_2016-b967ac1a74.nasl

Version: 1.6

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 7/14/2016

Updated: 1/11/2021

Supported Sensors: Frictionless Assessment Agent, Nessus Agent, Agentless Assessment, Nessus

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 5.5


Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 7.5

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


Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 8.6

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:php, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:24

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

Patch Publication Date: 5/30/2016

Vulnerability Publication Date: 8/7/2016

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2016-5093, CVE-2016-5096