Debian Security Advisory
DSA-4081-1 php5 -- security update
- Date Reported:
- 08 Jan 2018
- Affected Packages:
- Security database references:
- In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2017-11142, CVE-2017-11143, CVE-2017-11144, CVE-2017-11145, CVE-2017-11628, CVE-2017-12933, CVE-2017-16642.
- More information:
Several vulnerabilities were found in PHP, a widely-used open source general purpose scripting language:
Denial of service via overly long form variables
Invalid free() in wddx_deserialize()
Denial of service in openssl extension due to incorrect return value check of OpenSSL sealing function.
Out-of-bounds read in wddx_deserialize()
Buffer overflow in PHP INI parsing API
Buffer overread in finish_nested_data()
Out-of-bounds read in timelib_meridian()
For the oldstable distribution (jessie), these problems have been fixed in version 5.6.33+dfsg-0+deb8u1.
We recommend that you upgrade your php5 packages.
For the detailed security status of php5 please refer to its security tracker page at: https://security-tracker.debian.org/tracker/php5