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Red Hat: 2013:1062-01: php53: Critical Advisory Print E-mail
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Posted by Benjamin D. Thomas   
RedHat Linux Updated php53 packages that fix one security issue are now available for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5.6 Extended Update Support. The Red Hat Security Response Team has rated this update as having critical [More...]
=====================================================================
                   Red Hat Security Advisory

Synopsis:          Critical: php53 security update
Advisory ID:       RHSA-2013:1062-01
Product:           Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Advisory URL:      https://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2013-1062.html
Issue date:        2013-07-15
CVE Names:         CVE-2013-4113 
=====================================================================

1. Summary:

Updated php53 packages that fix one security issue are now available for
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5.6 Extended Update Support.

The Red Hat Security Response Team has rated this update as having critical
security impact. A Common Vulnerability Scoring System (CVSS) base score,
which gives a detailed severity rating, is available from the CVE link in
the References section.

2. Relevant releases/architectures:

Red Hat Enterprise Linux EUS (v. 5.6 server) - i386, ia64, ppc, s390x, x86_64

3. Description:

PHP is an HTML-embedded scripting language commonly used with the Apache
HTTP Server.

A buffer overflow flaw was found in the way PHP parsed deeply nested XML
documents. If a PHP application used the xml_parse_into_struct() function
to parse untrusted XML content, an attacker able to supply
specially-crafted XML could use this flaw to crash the application or,
possibly, execute arbitrary code with the privileges of the user running
the PHP interpreter. (CVE-2013-4113)

All php53 users should upgrade to these updated packages, which contain a
backported patch to resolve this issue. After installing the updated
packages, the httpd daemon must be restarted for the update to take effect.

4. Solution:

Before applying this update, make sure all previously released errata
relevant to your system have been applied.

This update is available via the Red Hat Network. Details on how to
use the Red Hat Network to apply this update are available at
https://access.redhat.com/site/articles/11258

5. Bugs fixed (http://bugzilla.redhat.com/):

983689 - CVE-2013-4113 php: xml_parse_into_struct buffer overflow when parsing deeply nested XML

6. Package List:

Red Hat Enterprise Linux EUS (v. 5.6 server):

Source:
php53-5.3.3-1.el5_6.3.src.rpm

i386:
php53-5.3.3-1.el5_6.3.i386.rpm
php53-bcmath-5.3.3-1.el5_6.3.i386.rpm
php53-cli-5.3.3-1.el5_6.3.i386.rpm
php53-common-5.3.3-1.el5_6.3.i386.rpm
php53-dba-5.3.3-1.el5_6.3.i386.rpm
php53-debuginfo-5.3.3-1.el5_6.3.i386.rpm
php53-devel-5.3.3-1.el5_6.3.i386.rpm
php53-gd-5.3.3-1.el5_6.3.i386.rpm
php53-imap-5.3.3-1.el5_6.3.i386.rpm
php53-intl-5.3.3-1.el5_6.3.i386.rpm
php53-ldap-5.3.3-1.el5_6.3.i386.rpm
php53-mbstring-5.3.3-1.el5_6.3.i386.rpm
php53-mysql-5.3.3-1.el5_6.3.i386.rpm
php53-odbc-5.3.3-1.el5_6.3.i386.rpm
php53-pdo-5.3.3-1.el5_6.3.i386.rpm
php53-pgsql-5.3.3-1.el5_6.3.i386.rpm
php53-process-5.3.3-1.el5_6.3.i386.rpm
php53-pspell-5.3.3-1.el5_6.3.i386.rpm
php53-snmp-5.3.3-1.el5_6.3.i386.rpm
php53-soap-5.3.3-1.el5_6.3.i386.rpm
php53-xml-5.3.3-1.el5_6.3.i386.rpm
php53-xmlrpc-5.3.3-1.el5_6.3.i386.rpm

ia64:
php53-5.3.3-1.el5_6.3.ia64.rpm
php53-bcmath-5.3.3-1.el5_6.3.ia64.rpm
php53-cli-5.3.3-1.el5_6.3.ia64.rpm
php53-common-5.3.3-1.el5_6.3.ia64.rpm
php53-dba-5.3.3-1.el5_6.3.ia64.rpm
php53-debuginfo-5.3.3-1.el5_6.3.ia64.rpm
php53-devel-5.3.3-1.el5_6.3.ia64.rpm
php53-gd-5.3.3-1.el5_6.3.ia64.rpm
php53-imap-5.3.3-1.el5_6.3.ia64.rpm
php53-intl-5.3.3-1.el5_6.3.ia64.rpm
php53-ldap-5.3.3-1.el5_6.3.ia64.rpm
php53-mbstring-5.3.3-1.el5_6.3.ia64.rpm
php53-mysql-5.3.3-1.el5_6.3.ia64.rpm
php53-odbc-5.3.3-1.el5_6.3.ia64.rpm
php53-pdo-5.3.3-1.el5_6.3.ia64.rpm
php53-pgsql-5.3.3-1.el5_6.3.ia64.rpm
php53-process-5.3.3-1.el5_6.3.ia64.rpm
php53-pspell-5.3.3-1.el5_6.3.ia64.rpm
php53-snmp-5.3.3-1.el5_6.3.ia64.rpm
php53-soap-5.3.3-1.el5_6.3.ia64.rpm
php53-xml-5.3.3-1.el5_6.3.ia64.rpm
php53-xmlrpc-5.3.3-1.el5_6.3.ia64.rpm

ppc:
php53-5.3.3-1.el5_6.3.ppc.rpm
php53-bcmath-5.3.3-1.el5_6.3.ppc.rpm
php53-cli-5.3.3-1.el5_6.3.ppc.rpm
php53-common-5.3.3-1.el5_6.3.ppc.rpm
php53-dba-5.3.3-1.el5_6.3.ppc.rpm
php53-debuginfo-5.3.3-1.el5_6.3.ppc.rpm
php53-devel-5.3.3-1.el5_6.3.ppc.rpm
php53-gd-5.3.3-1.el5_6.3.ppc.rpm
php53-imap-5.3.3-1.el5_6.3.ppc.rpm
php53-intl-5.3.3-1.el5_6.3.ppc.rpm
php53-ldap-5.3.3-1.el5_6.3.ppc.rpm
php53-mbstring-5.3.3-1.el5_6.3.ppc.rpm
php53-mysql-5.3.3-1.el5_6.3.ppc.rpm
php53-odbc-5.3.3-1.el5_6.3.ppc.rpm
php53-pdo-5.3.3-1.el5_6.3.ppc.rpm
php53-pgsql-5.3.3-1.el5_6.3.ppc.rpm
php53-process-5.3.3-1.el5_6.3.ppc.rpm
php53-pspell-5.3.3-1.el5_6.3.ppc.rpm
php53-snmp-5.3.3-1.el5_6.3.ppc.rpm
php53-soap-5.3.3-1.el5_6.3.ppc.rpm
php53-xml-5.3.3-1.el5_6.3.ppc.rpm
php53-xmlrpc-5.3.3-1.el5_6.3.ppc.rpm

s390x:
php53-5.3.3-1.el5_6.3.s390x.rpm
php53-bcmath-5.3.3-1.el5_6.3.s390x.rpm
php53-cli-5.3.3-1.el5_6.3.s390x.rpm
php53-common-5.3.3-1.el5_6.3.s390x.rpm
php53-dba-5.3.3-1.el5_6.3.s390x.rpm
php53-debuginfo-5.3.3-1.el5_6.3.s390x.rpm
php53-devel-5.3.3-1.el5_6.3.s390x.rpm
php53-gd-5.3.3-1.el5_6.3.s390x.rpm
php53-imap-5.3.3-1.el5_6.3.s390x.rpm
php53-intl-5.3.3-1.el5_6.3.s390x.rpm
php53-ldap-5.3.3-1.el5_6.3.s390x.rpm
php53-mbstring-5.3.3-1.el5_6.3.s390x.rpm
php53-mysql-5.3.3-1.el5_6.3.s390x.rpm
php53-odbc-5.3.3-1.el5_6.3.s390x.rpm
php53-pdo-5.3.3-1.el5_6.3.s390x.rpm
php53-pgsql-5.3.3-1.el5_6.3.s390x.rpm
php53-process-5.3.3-1.el5_6.3.s390x.rpm
php53-pspell-5.3.3-1.el5_6.3.s390x.rpm
php53-snmp-5.3.3-1.el5_6.3.s390x.rpm
php53-soap-5.3.3-1.el5_6.3.s390x.rpm
php53-xml-5.3.3-1.el5_6.3.s390x.rpm
php53-xmlrpc-5.3.3-1.el5_6.3.s390x.rpm

x86_64:
php53-5.3.3-1.el5_6.3.x86_64.rpm
php53-bcmath-5.3.3-1.el5_6.3.x86_64.rpm
php53-cli-5.3.3-1.el5_6.3.x86_64.rpm
php53-common-5.3.3-1.el5_6.3.x86_64.rpm
php53-dba-5.3.3-1.el5_6.3.x86_64.rpm
php53-debuginfo-5.3.3-1.el5_6.3.x86_64.rpm
php53-devel-5.3.3-1.el5_6.3.x86_64.rpm
php53-gd-5.3.3-1.el5_6.3.x86_64.rpm
php53-imap-5.3.3-1.el5_6.3.x86_64.rpm
php53-intl-5.3.3-1.el5_6.3.x86_64.rpm
php53-ldap-5.3.3-1.el5_6.3.x86_64.rpm
php53-mbstring-5.3.3-1.el5_6.3.x86_64.rpm
php53-mysql-5.3.3-1.el5_6.3.x86_64.rpm
php53-odbc-5.3.3-1.el5_6.3.x86_64.rpm
php53-pdo-5.3.3-1.el5_6.3.x86_64.rpm
php53-pgsql-5.3.3-1.el5_6.3.x86_64.rpm
php53-process-5.3.3-1.el5_6.3.x86_64.rpm
php53-pspell-5.3.3-1.el5_6.3.x86_64.rpm
php53-snmp-5.3.3-1.el5_6.3.x86_64.rpm
php53-soap-5.3.3-1.el5_6.3.x86_64.rpm
php53-xml-5.3.3-1.el5_6.3.x86_64.rpm
php53-xmlrpc-5.3.3-1.el5_6.3.x86_64.rpm

These packages are GPG signed by Red Hat for security.  Our key and
details on how to verify the signature are available from
https://access.redhat.com/security/team/key/#package

7. References:

https://www.redhat.com/security/data/cve/CVE-2013-4113.html
https://access.redhat.com/security/updates/classification/#critical

8. Contact:

The Red Hat security contact is .  More contact
details at https://access.redhat.com/security/team/contact/

Copyright 2013 Red Hat, Inc.
 
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