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SUSE-SA:2006:067: 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:2006:067 (php4,php5).
This update fixes the following security problems in the PHP scripting language:
- CVE-2006-5465: Various buffer overflows in htmlentities /
htmlspecialchars internal routines could be used to crash the
PHP interpreter or potentially execute code, depending on the PHP
Solution : http://www.suse.de/security/http://www.novell.com/linux/security/advisories/2006_67_php.html
Threat Level: Medium
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