Debian LTS Advisory ([SECURITY] [DLA 1813-1] php5 security update)

Published: 2019-06-04 02:00:07
CVE Author: NIST National Vulnerability Database (NVD)

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

Summary:
The remote host is missing an update for the 'php5' Linux Distribution Package(s) announced via the DSA-1813-1 advisory.

Detection Method:
Checks if a vulnerable Linux Distribution Package version is present on the target host.

Technical Details:
Two vulnerabilities were found in PHP, a widely-used open source general purpose scripting language. CVE-2019-11039 An integer underflow in the iconv module could be exploited to trigger an out of bounds read. CVE-2019-11040 A heap buffer overflow was discovered in the EXIF parsing code.

Affected Versions:
'php5' Linux Distribution Package(s) on Debian Linux.

Recommendations:
For Debian 8 'Jessie', these problems have been fixed in version 5.6.40+dfsg-0+deb8u4. We recommend that you upgrade your php5 Linux Distribution Packages.

Solution Type:
Vendor Patch

Detection Type:
Linux Distribution Package

NIST (National Institute of Standards and Technology) NVD (National Vulnerability Database)

https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2019-11039
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2019-11040

References:

https://lists.debian.org/debian-lts-announce/2019/06/msg00000.html
https://security-tracker.debian.org/tracker/DLA-1813-1

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Severity
Medium
CVSS Score
5.0

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