PHP 5.5.x < 5.5.1 xml.c Buffer Overflow

High Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 6999

Synopsis

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

Description

PHP versions earlier than 5.5.1 are potentially affected by a buffer overflow error that exists in the file 'ext/xml/xml.c'

Solution

Apply the vendor patch or upgrade to PHP version 5.5.1 or later.

See Also

https://bugs.php.net/bug.php?id=65236

http://www.php.net/ChangeLog-5.php#5.5.1

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 6999

File Name: 6999.prm

Family: Web Servers

Published: 2013/08/26

Modified: 2016/01/19

Dependencies: 8682

Nessus ID: 69348

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

CVSSv2

Base Score: 9.3

Temporal Score: 7.7

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

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

CVSSv3

Base Score: 8.1

Temporal Score: 7.5

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:php:php

Patch Publication Date: 2013/07/18

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2013/07/10

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2013-4113

BID: 6112

OSVDB: 95152