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SUSE-SA:2006:024: php4,php5 Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
Check for the version of the php4,php5 package
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
The remote host is missing the patch for the advisory SUSE-SA:2006:024 (php4,php5).
This update fixes the following security issues in the scripting languages
PHP4 and PHP5:
- copy() and tempnam() functions could bypass open_basedir restrictions (CVE-2006-1494)
- Cross-Site-Scripting (XSS) bug in phpinfo() (CVE-2006-0996)
- mb_send_mail() lacked safe_mode checks (CVE-2006-1014, CVE-2006-1015)
- html_entity_decode() could expose memory content (CVE-2006-1490)
Solution : http://www.suse.de/security/advisories/05-05-2006.html
Threat Level: Medium
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