CVE-2015-0231

Impact:
Moderate
Public Date:
2015-01-01
CWE:
CWE-416
Bugzilla:
1185397: CVE-2015-0231 php: use after free vulnerability in unserialize() (incomplete fix of CVE-2014-8142)
A use-after-free flaw was found in the way PHP's unserialize() function processed data. If a remote attacker was able to pass crafted input to PHP's unserialize() function, they could cause the PHP interpreter to crash or, possibly, execute arbitrary code.

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Statement

This issue did not affect the versions of php as shipped with Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 and 6 or the versions of php53 as shipped with Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 as the original flaw (CVE-2014-8142) did not affect these versions.

CVSS v2 metrics

Base Score 5.1
Base Metrics AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity High
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact Partial
Integrity Impact Partial
Availability Impact Partial

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Red Hat Security Errata

Platform Errata Release Date
Red Hat Software Collections for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 (php55-php) RHSA-2015:1053 2015-06-04
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 (php) RHSA-2015:1135 2015-06-23
Red Hat Software Collections for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 (php54-php) RHSA-2015:1066 2015-06-04
Red Hat Software Collections for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 (php54-php) RHSA-2015:1066 2015-06-04
Red Hat Software Collections for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 (php55-php) RHSA-2015:1053 2015-06-04

Affected Packages State

Platform Package State
Red Hat Software Collections for Red Hat Enterprise Linux rh-php56-php Not affected
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 php Not affected
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 php Not affected
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 php53 Not affected
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