SUSE SLES11 Security Update : php53 (SUSE-SU-2016:2461-1)

critical Nessus Plugin ID 93895
New! Plugin Severity Now Using CVSS v3

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Synopsis

The remote SUSE host is missing one or more security updates.

Description

This update for php53 fixes the following issues :

- CVE-2016-7411: php5: Memory corruption when destructing deserialized object

- CVE-2016-7412: Heap overflow in mysqlnd when not receiving UNSIGNED_FLAG in BIT field

- CVE-2016-7413: Use after free in wddx_deserialize

- CVE-2016-7414: Out of bounds heap read when verifying signature of zip phar in phar_parse_zipfile

- CVE-2016-7416: Stack based buffer overflow in msgfmt_format_message

- CVE-2016-7417: Missing type check when unserializing SplArray

- CVE-2016-7418: NULL pointer dereference in php_wddx_push_element

Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding description block directly from the SUSE security advisory. Tenable has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible without introducing additional issues.

Solution

To install this SUSE Security Update use YaST online_update.
Alternatively you can run the command listed for your product :

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11-SP2-LTSS:zypper in -t patch slessp2-php53-12776=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Debuginfo 11-SP2:zypper in -t patch dbgsp2-php53-12776=1

To bring your system up-to-date, use 'zypper patch'.

See Also

https://bugzilla.suse.com/show_bug.cgi?id=999679

https://bugzilla.suse.com/show_bug.cgi?id=999680

https://bugzilla.suse.com/show_bug.cgi?id=999682

https://bugzilla.suse.com/show_bug.cgi?id=999684

https://bugzilla.suse.com/show_bug.cgi?id=999685

https://bugzilla.suse.com/show_bug.cgi?id=999819

https://bugzilla.suse.com/show_bug.cgi?id=999820

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2016-7411/

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2016-7412/

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2016-7413/

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2016-7414/

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2016-7416/

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2016-7417/

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2016-7418/

http://www.nessus.org/u?82e09090

Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 93895

File Name: suse_SU-2016-2461-1.nasl

Version: 2.12

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 10/6/2016

Updated: 1/19/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 5.9

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 7.5

Temporal Score: 5.5

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

Temporal Vector: E:U/RL:OF/RC:C

CVSS v3

Risk Factor: Critical

Base Score: 9.8

Temporal Score: 8.5

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

Temporal Vector: E:U/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:apache2-mod_php53, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:php53, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:php53-bcmath, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:php53-bz2, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:php53-calendar, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:php53-ctype, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:php53-curl, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:php53-dba, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:php53-dom, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:php53-exif, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:php53-fastcgi, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:php53-fileinfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:php53-ftp, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:php53-gd, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:php53-gettext, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:php53-gmp, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:php53-iconv, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:php53-intl, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:php53-json, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:php53-ldap, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:php53-mbstring, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:php53-mcrypt, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:php53-mysql, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:php53-odbc, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:php53-openssl, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:php53-pcntl, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:php53-pdo, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:php53-pear, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:php53-pgsql, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:php53-pspell, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:php53-shmop, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:php53-snmp, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:php53-soap, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:php53-suhosin, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:php53-sysvmsg, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:php53-sysvsem, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:php53-sysvshm, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:php53-tokenizer, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:php53-wddx, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:php53-xmlreader, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:php53-xmlrpc, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:php53-xmlwriter, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:php53-xsl, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:php53-zip, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:php53-zlib, cpe:/o:novell:suse_linux:11

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

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 10/5/2016

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