Ubuntu 2126-1: PHP vulnerabilities

    Date03 Mar 2014
    Posted ByLinuxSecurity Advisories
    Several security issues were fixed in PHP.
    Ubuntu Security Notice USN-2126-1
    March 03, 2014
    php5 vulnerabilities
    A security issue affects these releases of Ubuntu and its derivatives:
    - Ubuntu 13.10
    - Ubuntu 12.10
    - Ubuntu 12.04 LTS
    - Ubuntu 10.04 LTS
    Several security issues were fixed in PHP.
    Software Description:
    - php5: HTML-embedded scripting language interpreter
    Bernd Melchers discovered that PHP's embedded libmagic library incorrectly
    handled indirect offset values. An attacker could use this issue to cause
    PHP to consume resources or crash, resulting in a denial of service.
    It was discovered that PHP incorrectly handled certain values when using
    the imagecrop function. An attacker could possibly use this issue to cause
    PHP to crash, resulting in a denial of service, obtain sensitive
    information, or possibly execute arbitrary code. This issue only affected
    Ubuntu 13.10. (CVE-2013-7226, CVE-2013-7327, CVE-2013-7328, CVE-2014-2020)
    Update instructions:
    The problem can be corrected by updating your system to the following
    package versions:
    Ubuntu 13.10:
      libapache2-mod-php5             5.5.3+dfsg-1ubuntu2.2
      php5-cgi                        5.5.3+dfsg-1ubuntu2.2
      php5-cli                        5.5.3+dfsg-1ubuntu2.2
      php5-gd                         5.5.3+dfsg-1ubuntu2.2
    Ubuntu 12.10:
      libapache2-mod-php5             5.4.6-1ubuntu1.7
      php5-cgi                        5.4.6-1ubuntu1.7
      php5-cli                        5.4.6-1ubuntu1.7
      php5-gd                         5.4.6-1ubuntu1.7
    Ubuntu 12.04 LTS:
      libapache2-mod-php5             5.3.10-1ubuntu3.10
      php5-cgi                        5.3.10-1ubuntu3.10
      php5-cli                        5.3.10-1ubuntu3.10
      php5-gd                         5.3.10-1ubuntu3.10
    Ubuntu 10.04 LTS:
      libapache2-mod-php5             5.3.2-1ubuntu4.23
      php5-cgi                        5.3.2-1ubuntu4.23
      php5-cli                        5.3.2-1ubuntu4.23
      php5-gd                         5.3.2-1ubuntu4.23
    In general, a standard system update will make all the necessary changes.
      CVE-2013-7226, CVE-2013-7327, CVE-2013-7328, CVE-2014-1943,
    Package Information:
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