CVE-2015-0232

Impact:
Moderate
Public Date:
2015-01-01
CWE:
CWE-822
Bugzilla:
1185472: CVE-2015-0232 php: Free called on unitialized pointer in exif.c
An uninitialized pointer use flaw was found in PHP's Exif extension. A specially crafted JPEG or TIFF file could cause a PHP application using the exif_read_data() function to crash or, possibly, execute arbitrary code with the privileges of the user running that PHP application.

Find out more about CVE-2015-0232 from the MITRE CVE dictionary dictionary and NIST NVD.

Statement

Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5:
This vulnerability has been rated as having a security impact of Moderate. After evaluation and in accordance with the criteria noted in the product support life cycle, there are no plans to address this issue in an upcoming release. Please contact Red Hat Support for further information.

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 Enterprise Linux 7 (php) RHSA-2015:1135 2015-06-23
Red Hat Software Collections for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 (php55-php) RHSA-2015:1053 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
Red Hat Software Collections for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 (php54-php) RHSA-2015:1066 2015-06-04
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 (php) RHSA-2015:1218 2015-07-09

Affected Packages State

Platform Package State
Red Hat Software Collections for Red Hat Enterprise Linux rh-php56-php Not affected
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 php Not affected
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 php53 Will not fix
Unless explicitly stated as not affected, all previous versions of packages in any minor update stream of a product listed here should be assumed vulnerable, although may not have been subject to full analysis.
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