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[Full-disclosure] [PLSA 2008-22] Php: Multiple Overflows

From: Pınar Yanardağ <pinar_at_nospam>
Date: Tue Aug 12 2008 - 00:18:39 GMT
To: pardus-security@pardus.org.tr

Pardus Linux Security Advisory 2008-22 security@pardus.org.tr
Date: 2008-08-12 Severity: 2 Type: Remote ------------------------------------------------------------------------


Two overflow issues were discovered in Php which might possibly allow for arbitrary code execution.


Two overflow issues were discovered in Php:

  • Overflow in ext/gd's imageloadfont() function
  • Overflow in php's internal memnstr() function which is exposed to userspace as "explode()

Affected packages:

   Pardus 2008: php-common, all before 5.2.6-65-3 php-cli, all before 5.2.6-65-3 mod_php, all before 5.2.6-65-3 Pardus 2007: php-common, all before 5.2.6-58-27 php-cli, all before 5.2.6-58-36 mod_php, all before 5.2.6-58-59


There are update(s) for php-common, php-cli, mod_php. You can update them via Package Manager or with a single command from console:

   Pardus 2008:
     pisi up php-common php-cli mod_php

   Pardus 2007:
     pisi up php-common php-cli mod_php


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