Debian Security Advisory

DLA-1813-1 php5 -- LTS security update

Date Reported:
03 Jun 2019
Affected Packages:
Security database references:
In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2019-11039, CVE-2019-11040.
More information:

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.

For Debian 8 Jessie, these problems have been fixed in version 5.6.40+dfsg-0+deb8u4.

We recommend that you upgrade your php5 packages.

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