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SUSE-SA:2006:031: 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:2006:031 (PHP4,PHP5).
This update fixes the following security issues in the PHP scripting
language, both version 4 and 5:
- Invalid characters in session names were not blocked.
- CVE-2006-2657: A bug in zend_hash_del() allowed attackers to prevent
unsetting of some variables
- CVE-2006-1991, CVE-2006-1990: Bugs in the substr_compare() and
wordwrap function could crash the php interpreter.
- CVE-2006-2906: A CPU consumption denial of service attack in php-gd
Solution : http://www.suse.de/security/http://www.novell.com/linux/security/advisories/2006_31_php.html
Threat Level: High
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