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OpenPKG Security Advisory (php)
OpenPKG Security Advisory (php)
OpenPKG Security Advisory (php)

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Publisher Name:          OpenPKG GmbH
Publisher Home: 

Advisory Id (public):    OpenPKG-SA-2007.020
Advisory Type:           OpenPKG Security Advisory (SA)
Advisory Directory: 
Advisory Document: 
Advisory Published:      2007-06-01 14:10 UTC

Issue Id (internal):     OpenPKG-SI-20070601.01
Issue First Created:     2007-06-01
Issue Last Modified:     2007-06-01
Issue Revision:          02

Subject Name:            php Security fixes
Subject Summary:         Security Fixes
Subject Home:            -
Subject Versions:        php5.* <= 5.2.3

Vulnerability Id:        CVE-2007-2872, CVE-2007-2756
Vulnerability Scope:     global (not OpenPKG specific)

Attack Feasibility:      run-time
Attack Vector:           remote network
Attack Impact:           denial of service, exposure of sensitive
                         information, arbitrary code execution

    According to a vendor release announcement [0] multiple security
    Enhancements and Fixes were fixed in version 5.2.3 of the programming
    language PHP [1]. Fixes that apply to the OpenPKG Enterprise 1 packages
    were extraced and backported.
    The readfile() funciton allows checking the existence of files anywhere in
    the filesystem.  circumventing the open_basedir restriction.
    Fixed possible infinite loop in imagecreatefrompng. (Xavier Roche)
    Fixed an integer overflow inside chunk_split() (Gerhard Wagner)


Primary Package Name:    php
Primary Package Home: 

Corrected Distribution:  Corrected Branch: Corrected Package:
OpenPKG Enterprise       E1.0-SOLID        apache-1.3.37-E1.0.6
OpenPKG Enterprise       E1.0-SOLID        php-5.1.6-E1.0.4
OpenPKG Community        CURRENT           apache-1.3.37-20070601
OpenPKG Community        CURRENT           apache2-php-5.2.3-20070601
OpenPKG Community        CURRENT           php-5.2.3-20070601

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