Debian Security Advisory
DLA-1509-1 php5 -- LTS security update
- Date Reported:
- 20 Sep 2018
- Affected Packages:
- Security database references:
- In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2018-17082.
- More information:
A vulnerability has been discovered in php5, a server-side, HTML-embedded scripting language. The Apache2 component allows XSS via the body of a "Transfer-Encoding: chunked" request because of a defect in request handling.
For Debian 8
Jessie, this problem has been fixed in version 5.6.38+dfsg-0+deb8u1.
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