CVE-2015-4024

Impact:
Moderate
Public Date:
2015-05-14
CWE:
CWE-407
Bugzilla:
1222485: CVE-2015-4024 php: multipart/form-data request parsing CPU usage DoS
A flaw was found in the way PHP parsed multipart HTTP POST requests. A specially crafted request could cause PHP to use an excessive amount of CPU time.

Find out more about CVE-2015-4024 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
Base Metrics AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Low
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact None
Integrity Impact None
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 (rh-php56-php) RHSA-2015:1187 2015-06-25
Red Hat Software Collections for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 (php55-php) RHSA-2015:1186 2015-06-25
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 (php) RHSA-2015:1135 2015-06-23
Red Hat Software Collections for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 (php54-php) RHSA-2015:1219 2015-07-09
Red Hat Software Collections for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 (php54-php) RHSA-2015:1219 2015-07-09
Red Hat Software Collections for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 (php55-php) RHSA-2015:1186 2015-06-25
Red Hat Software Collections for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 (rh-php56-php) RHSA-2015:1187 2015-06-25
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 (php) RHSA-2015:1218 2015-07-09

Affected Packages State

Platform Package State
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 php Will not fix
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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