openSUSE Security Update : php5 (openSUSE-2016-921) (httpoxy)

High Nessus Plugin ID 92714

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VPR Score: 6.7

Synopsis

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description

This update for php5 fixes the following issues :

- It is possible to launch a web server with 'php -S localhost:8080' It used to be possible to set an arbitrary $HTTP_PROXY environment variable for request handlers -- like CGI scripts -- by including a specially crafted HTTP header in the request (CVE-2016-5385). As a result, these server components would potentially direct all their outgoing HTTP traffic through a malicious proxy server. This patch fixes the issue: the updated php server ignores such HTTP headers and never sets $HTTP_PROXY for sub-processes. (bnc#988486)

- There was multiple cases where a remote attacker could trigger a double free and, given specific PHP code using callbacks, trigger code execution vectors.
(bnc#986246,bnc#986244,CVE-2016-5768,CVE-2016-5772)

- It was possible to inject header or content information (XSS) when a user was using internet explorer as the browser. (bnc#986004, CVE-2015-8935)

- In several cases it was possible for a integer overflow to trigger an excessive memory allocation (bnc#986392, bnc#986388, bnc#986386, bnc#986393, CVE-2016-5770, CVE-2016-5769, CVE-2016-5766, CVE-2016-5767)

- It was possible for an attacker to abuse the garbage collector to free a target array. At this point an attacker could craft a fake zval object and exploit the PHP process by taking over the EIP/RIP. (bnc#986391, CVE-2016-5771)

This update was imported from the SUSE:SLE-12:Update update project.

Solution

Update the affected php5 packages.

See Also

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=986004

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=986244

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=986246

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=986386

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=986388

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=986391

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=986392

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=986393

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=988486

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 92714

File Name: openSUSE-2016-921.nasl

Version: 2.9

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2016/08/04

Updated: 2020/06/04

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

VPR Score: 6.7

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 7.5

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

CVSS v3.0

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:novell:opensuse:apache2-mod_php5, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:apache2-mod_php5-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:php5, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:php5-bcmath, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:php5-bcmath-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:php5-bz2, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:php5-bz2-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:php5-calendar, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:php5-calendar-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:php5-ctype, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:php5-ctype-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:php5-curl, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:php5-curl-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:php5-dba, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:php5-dba-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:php5-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:php5-debugsource, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:php5-devel, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:php5-dom, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:php5-dom-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:php5-enchant, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:php5-enchant-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:php5-exif, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:php5-exif-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:php5-fastcgi, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:php5-fastcgi-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:php5-fileinfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:php5-fileinfo-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:php5-firebird, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:php5-firebird-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:php5-fpm, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:php5-fpm-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:php5-ftp, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:php5-ftp-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:php5-gd, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:php5-gd-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:php5-gettext, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:php5-gettext-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:php5-gmp, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:php5-gmp-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:php5-iconv, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:php5-iconv-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:php5-imap, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:php5-imap-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:php5-intl, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:php5-intl-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:php5-json, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:php5-json-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:php5-ldap, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:php5-ldap-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:php5-mbstring, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:php5-mbstring-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:php5-mcrypt, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:php5-mcrypt-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:php5-mssql, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:php5-mssql-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:php5-mysql, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:php5-mysql-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:php5-odbc, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:php5-odbc-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:php5-opcache, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:php5-opcache-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:php5-openssl, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:php5-openssl-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:php5-pcntl, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:php5-pcntl-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:php5-pdo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:php5-pdo-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:php5-pear, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:php5-pgsql, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:php5-pgsql-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:php5-phar, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:php5-phar-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:php5-posix, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:php5-posix-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:php5-pspell, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:php5-pspell-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:php5-readline, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:php5-readline-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:php5-shmop, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:php5-shmop-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:php5-snmp, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:php5-snmp-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:php5-soap, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:php5-soap-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:php5-sockets, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:php5-sockets-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:php5-sqlite, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:php5-sqlite-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:php5-suhosin, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:php5-suhosin-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:php5-sysvmsg, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:php5-sysvmsg-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:php5-sysvsem, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:php5-sysvsem-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:php5-sysvshm, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:php5-sysvshm-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:php5-tidy, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:php5-tidy-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:php5-tokenizer, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:php5-tokenizer-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:php5-wddx, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:php5-wddx-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:php5-xmlreader, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:php5-xmlreader-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:php5-xmlrpc, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:php5-xmlrpc-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:php5-xmlwriter, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:php5-xmlwriter-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:php5-xsl, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:php5-xsl-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:php5-zip, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:php5-zip-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:php5-zlib, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:php5-zlib-debuginfo, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:42.1

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

Patch Publication Date: 2016/07/31

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2015-8935, CVE-2016-5385, CVE-2016-5766, CVE-2016-5767, CVE-2016-5768, CVE-2016-5769, CVE-2016-5770, CVE-2016-5771, CVE-2016-5772