Debian Security Advisory

DLA-1326-1 php5 -- LTS security update

Date Reported:
29 Mar 2018
Affected Packages:
php5
Vulnerable:
Yes
Security database references:
In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2018-7584.
More information:

Wei Lei and Liu Yang of Nanyang Technological University discovered a stack-based buffer overflow in PHP5 when parsing a malformed HTTP response which can be exploited to cause a denial-of-service.

For Debian 7 Wheezy, these problems have been fixed in version 5.4.45-0+deb7u13.

We recommend that you upgrade your php5 packages.

Further information about Debian LTS security advisories, how to apply these updates to your system and frequently asked questions can be found at: https://wiki.debian.org/LTS