Gentoo: GLSA-201408-11: PHP: Multiple vulnerabilities

    Date29 Aug 2014
    CategoryGentoo
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    Posted ByLinuxSecurity Advisories
    Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in PHP, the worst of which could lead to remote execution of arbitrary code.
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    Gentoo Linux Security Advisory                           GLSA 201408-11
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     Severity: High
        Title: PHP: Multiple vulnerabilities
         Date: August 29, 2014
         Bugs: #459904, #472204, #472558, #474656, #476570, #481004,
               #483212, #485252, #492784, #493982, #501312, #503630,
               #503670, #505172, #505712, #509132, #512288, #512492,
               #513032, #516994, #519932, #520134, #520438
           ID: 201408-11
    
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    Synopsis
    ========
    
    Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in PHP, the worst of
    which could lead to remote execution of arbitrary code.
    
    Background
    ==========
    
    PHP is a widely-used general-purpose scripting language that is
    especially suited for Web development and can be embedded into HTML.
    
    Affected packages
    =================
    
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         Package              /     Vulnerable     /            Unaffected
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      1  dev-lang/php                 < 5.5.16 >= 5.5.16
                                                               *>= 5.4.32
                                                               *>= 5.3.29
    
    Description
    ===========
    
    Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in PHP. Please review the
    CVE identifiers referenced below for details.
    
    Impact
    ======
    
    A context-dependent attacker can cause arbitrary code execution, create
    a Denial of Service condition, read or write arbitrary files,
    impersonate other servers, hijack a web session, or have other
    unspecified impact. Additionally, a local attacker could gain escalated
    privileges.
    
    Workaround
    ==========
    
    There is no known workaround at this time.
    
    Resolution
    ==========
    
    All PHP 5.5 users should upgrade to the latest version:
    
      # emerge --sync
      # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose ">=dev-lang/php-5.5.16"
    
    All PHP 5.4 users should upgrade to the latest version:
    
      # emerge --sync
      # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose ">=dev-lang/php-5.4.32"
    
    All PHP 5.3 users should upgrade to the latest version. This release
    marks the end of life of the PHP 5.3 series. Future releases of this
    series are not planned. All PHP 5.3 users are encouraged to upgrade to
    the current stable version of PHP 5.5 or previous stable version of PHP
    5.4, which are supported till at least 2016 and 2015 respectively.
    
      # emerge --sync
      # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose ">=dev-lang/php-5.3.29"
    
    References
    ==========
    
    [  1 ] CVE-2011-4718
           http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2011-4718
    [  2 ] CVE-2013-1635
           http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2013-1635
    [  3 ] CVE-2013-1643
           http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2013-1643
    [  4 ] CVE-2013-1824
           http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2013-1824
    [  5 ] CVE-2013-2110
           http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2013-2110
    [  6 ] CVE-2013-3735
           http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2013-3735
    [  7 ] CVE-2013-4113
           http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2013-4113
    [  8 ] CVE-2013-4248
           http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2013-4248
    [  9 ] CVE-2013-4635
           http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2013-4635
    [ 10 ] CVE-2013-4636
           http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2013-4636
    [ 11 ] CVE-2013-6420
           http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2013-6420
    [ 12 ] CVE-2013-6712
           http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2013-6712
    [ 13 ] CVE-2013-7226
           http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2013-7226
    [ 14 ] CVE-2013-7327
           http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2013-7327
    [ 15 ] CVE-2013-7345
           http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2013-7345
    [ 16 ] CVE-2014-0185
           http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2014-0185
    [ 17 ] CVE-2014-0237
           http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2014-0237
    [ 18 ] CVE-2014-0238
           http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2014-0238
    [ 19 ] CVE-2014-1943
           http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2014-1943
    [ 20 ] CVE-2014-2270
           http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2014-2270
    [ 21 ] CVE-2014-2497
           http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2014-2497
    [ 22 ] CVE-2014-3597
           http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2014-3597
    [ 23 ] CVE-2014-3981
           http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2014-3981
    [ 24 ] CVE-2014-4049
           http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2014-4049
    [ 25 ] CVE-2014-4670
           http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2014-4670
    [ 26 ] CVE-2014-5120
           http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2014-5120
    
    Availability
    ============
    
    This GLSA and any updates to it are available for viewing at
    the Gentoo Security Website:
    
     http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-201408-11.xml
    
    Concerns?
    =========
    
    Security is a primary focus of Gentoo Linux and ensuring the
    confidentiality and security of our users' machines is of utmost
    importance to us. Any security concerns should be addressed to
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    https://bugs.gentoo.org.
    
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    =======
    
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    belongs to its owner(s).
    
    The contents of this document are licensed under the
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