CVE-2015-4643

Impact:
Moderate
Public Date:
2015-06-11
CWE:
CWE-190
Bugzilla:
1234938: CVE-2015-4643 php: integer overflow in ftp_genlist() resulting in heap overflow (improved fix for CVE-2015-4022)

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

Integer overflow in the ftp_genlist function in ext/ftp/ftp.c in PHP before 5.4.42, 5.5.x before 5.5.26, and 5.6.x before 5.6.10 allows remote FTP servers to execute arbitrary code via a long reply to a LIST command, leading to a heap-based buffer overflow. NOTE: this vulnerability exists because of an incomplete fix for CVE-2015-4022.

Find out more about CVE-2015-4643 from the MITRE CVE dictionary dictionary and NIST NVD.

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 (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
Last Modified

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