Debian Security Advisory
DSA-4378-1 php-pear -- security update
- Date Reported:
- 30 Jan 2019
- Affected Packages:
- Security database references:
- In the Debian bugtracking system: Bug 919147.
In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2018-1000888.
- More information:
Fariskhi Vidyan discovered that the PEAR Archive_Tar package for handling tar files in PHP is prone to a PHP object injection vulnerability, potentially allowing a remote attacker to execute arbitrary code.
For the stable distribution (stretch), this problem has been fixed in version 1:1.10.1+submodules+notgz-9+deb9u1.
We recommend that you upgrade your php-pear packages.
For the detailed security status of php-pear please refer to its security tracker page at: https://security-tracker.debian.org/tracker/php-pear