Vulnerability Assessment & Network Security Forums



If through a vulnerability assessment, a network security issue is detected for the vulnerability below, applying the appropriate security patches in a timely matter is very important.  If you have detected that your system has already been compromised, following CERT's Network Security recovery document will assist with recommended steps for system recovery.


Home >> Browse Vulnerability Assessment Database >> Red Hat Local Security Checks >> RHSA-2006-0708: php


Vulnerability Assessment Details

RHSA-2006-0708: php

Vulnerability Assessment Summary
Check for the version of the php packages

Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Assessment


Updated PHP packages that fix an integer overflow flaw are now available
for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 2.1.

This update has been rated as having important security impact by the Red
Hat Security Response Team.

PHP is an HTML-embedded scripting language commonly used with the Apache
HTTP Web server.

An integer overflow was discovered in the PHP memory handling routines. If
a script can cause memory allocation based on untrusted user data, a remote
attacker sending a carefully crafted request could execute arbitrary code
as the 'apache' user. (CVE-2006-4812)

This issue did not affect the PHP packages distributed with Red Hat
Enterprise Linux 3 or 4.

Users of PHP should upgrade to these updated packages which contain a
backported patch that corrects this issue.




Solution : http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2006-0708.html
Network Security Threat Level: High

Networks Security ID:

Vulnerability Assessment Copyright: This script is Copyright (C) 2006 Tenable Network Security

Cables, Connectors

Dell PowerEdge R720xd 2x E5-2620 2.0GHz 6 Core 32GB 12x 1TB 7.2K SATA H710P
$1349.8
Dell PowerEdge R720xd 2x E5-2620 2.0GHz 6 Core 32GB 12x 1TB 7.2K SATA H710P pictureDell PowerEdge R720 2x E5-2640 v2 2.0Ghz 8 Core 384GB 8x 4TB 7.2K SAS H710
$4700.0
Dell PowerEdge R720 2x E5-2640 v2 2.0Ghz 8 Core 384GB 8x 4TB 7.2K SAS H710 pictureDell PowerEdge R630 2x E5-2680v3 2.5GHz 12 Core 128GB 8x 1.8TB 10K 12Gb/s
$5151.38
Dell PowerEdge R630 2x E5-2680v3 2.5GHz 12 Core 128GB 8x 1.8TB 10K 12Gb/s picture


Discussions

No Discussions have been posted on this vulnerability.