Fedora 23 : php (2016-db71b72137)

critical Nessus Plugin ID 93754


The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.


15 Sep 2016 **PHP version 5.6.26**


- Fixed bug php#72907 (NULL pointer deref, segfault in gc_remove_zval_from_buffer (zend_gc.c:260)). (Laruence)


- Fixed bug php#71514 (Bad dba_replace condition because of wrong API usage). (cmb)

- Fixed bug php#70825 (Cannot fetch multiple values with group in ini file). (cmb)


- Fixed bug php#72926 (Uninitialized Thumbail Data Leads To Memory Leakage in exif_process_IFD_in_TIFF). (Stas)


- Fixed bug php#70195 (Cannot upload file using ftp_put to FTPES with require_ssl_reuse). (Benedict Singer)


- Fixed bug php#66005 (imagecopy does not support 1bit transparency on truecolor images). (cmb)

- Fixed bug php#72913 (imagecopy() loses single-color transparency on palette images). (cmb)

- Fixed bug php#68716 (possible resource leaks in
_php_image_convert()). (cmb)


- Fixed bug php#73007 (add locale length check). (Stas)


- Fixed bug php#72787 (json_decode reads out of bounds).
(Jakub Zelenka)


- Fixed bug php#66797 (mb_substr only takes 32-bit signed integer). (cmb)

- Fixed bug php#72910 (Out of bounds heap read in mbc_to_code() / triggered by mb_ereg_match()). (Stas)


- Fixed bug php#72039 (Use of uninitialised value on mssql_guid_string). (Kalle)


- Fixed bug php#72293 (Heap overflow in mysqlnd related to BIT fields). (Stas)


- Fixed bug php#72928 (Out of bound when verify signature of zip phar in phar_parse_zipfile). (Stas)

- Fixed bug php#73035 (Out of bound when verify signature of tar phar in phar_parse_tarfile). (Stas)


- Fixed bug php#60665 (call to empty() on NULL result using PDO::FETCH_LAZY returns false). (cmb)


- Implemented FR php#72633 (Postgres PDO lastInsertId() should work without specifying a sequence). (Pablo Santiago Sánchez, Matteo)

- Fixed bug php#72759 (Regression in pgo_pgsql). (Anatol)


- Fixed bug php#73029 (Missing type check when unserializing SplArray). (Stas)


- Fixed bug php#72823 (strtr out-of-bound access). (cmb)

- Fixed bug php#72278 (getimagesize returning FALSE on valid jpg). (cmb)

- Fixed bug php#65550 (get_browser() incorrectly parses entries with '+' sign). (cmb)

- Fixed bug php#71882 (Negative ftruncate() on php://memory exhausts memory). (cmb)

- Fixed bug php#73011 (integer overflow in fgets cause heap corruption). (Stas)

- Fixed bug php#73017 (memory corruption in wordwrap function). (Stas)

- Fixed bug php#73045 (integer overflow in fgetcsv caused heap corruption). (Stas)

- Fixed bug php#73052 (Memory Corruption in During Deserialized-object Destruction) (Stas)


- Fixed bug php#72853 (stream_set_blocking doesn't work).


- Fixed bug php#72860 (wddx_deserialize use-after-free).

- Fixed bug php#73065 (Out-Of-Bounds Read in php_wddx_push_element). (Stas)


- Fixed bug php#72085 (SEGV on unknown address zif_xml_parse). (cmb)

- Fixed bug php#72927 (integer overflow in xml_utf8_encode). (Stas)

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Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 93754

File Name: fedora_2016-db71b72137.nasl

Version: 2.9

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 9/28/2016

Updated: 1/11/2021

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

Risk Information


Risk Factor: High

Score: 7.4


Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 7.5

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


Risk Factor: Critical

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:fedoraproject:fedora:php, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:23

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

Patch Publication Date: 9/27/2016

Vulnerability Publication Date: 9/17/2016

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2016-7411, CVE-2016-7412, CVE-2016-7413, CVE-2016-7414, CVE-2016-7416, CVE-2016-7417, CVE-2016-7418