PHP 5.4.x < 5.4.5 _php_stream_scandir Overflow

Critical Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 6530

Synopsis

The remote web server uses a version of PHP that is affected by an overflow vulnerability.

Description

Versions of PHP 5.4.x prior to 5.4.5 are affected by an unspecified overflow vulnerability in the function '_php_stream_scandir' in the file 'main/streams/streams.c'. No further details have been provided by the vendor.

Solution

Upgrade to PHP version 5.4.5 or later.

See Also

http://www.php.net/ChangeLog-5.php#5.4.5

Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 6530

File Name: 6530.prm

Family: Web Servers

Published: 2012/08/06

Modified: 2016/11/23

Dependencies: 8682

Nessus ID: 60086

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Critical

CVSSv2

Base Score: 10

Temporal Score: 7.8

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:POC/RL:OF/RC:C

CVSSv3

Base Score: 9.8

Temporal Score: 8.8

Vector: CVSS3#AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

Temporal Vector: CVSS3#E:P/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:php:php

Patch Publication Date: 2012/07/19

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2012/07/19

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2012-2688

BID: 54638