Upstream information

CVE-2008-5557 at MITRE

Description

Heap-based buffer overflow in ext/mbstring/libmbfl/filters/mbfilter_htmlent.c in the mbstring extension in PHP 4.3.0 through 5.2.6 allows context-dependent attackers to execute arbitrary code via a crafted string containing an HTML entity, which is not properly handled during Unicode conversion, related to the (1) mb_convert_encoding, (2) mb_check_encoding, (3) mb_convert_variables, and (4) mb_parse_str functions.

SUSE information

Overall state of this security issue: Resolved

This issue is currently rated as having critical severity.

CVSS v2 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database
Base Score 10
Vector AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Low
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact Complete
Integrity Impact Complete
Availability Impact Complete
SUSE Bugzilla entries: 462499 [RESOLVED / FIXED], 568527 [RESOLVED / FIXED]

SUSE Security Advisories:

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2
  • apache2-mod_php5 >= 5.2.14-0.7.24.1
  • php5 >= 5.2.14-0.7.24.1
  • php5-bcmath >= 5.2.14-0.7.24.1
  • php5-bz2 >= 5.2.14-0.7.24.1
  • php5-calendar >= 5.2.14-0.7.24.1
  • php5-ctype >= 5.2.14-0.7.24.1
  • php5-curl >= 5.2.14-0.7.24.1
  • php5-dba >= 5.2.14-0.7.24.1
  • php5-dbase >= 5.2.14-0.7.24.1
  • php5-dom >= 5.2.14-0.7.24.1
  • php5-exif >= 5.2.14-0.7.24.1
  • php5-fastcgi >= 5.2.14-0.7.24.1
  • php5-ftp >= 5.2.14-0.7.24.1
  • php5-gd >= 5.2.14-0.7.24.1
  • php5-gettext >= 5.2.14-0.7.24.1
  • php5-gmp >= 5.2.14-0.7.24.1
  • php5-hash >= 5.2.14-0.7.24.1
  • php5-iconv >= 5.2.14-0.7.24.1
  • php5-json >= 5.2.14-0.7.24.1
  • php5-ldap >= 5.2.14-0.7.24.1
  • php5-mbstring >= 5.2.14-0.7.24.1
  • php5-mcrypt >= 5.2.14-0.7.24.1
  • php5-mysql >= 5.2.14-0.7.24.1
  • php5-odbc >= 5.2.14-0.7.24.1
  • php5-openssl >= 5.2.14-0.7.24.1
  • php5-pcntl >= 5.2.14-0.7.24.1
  • php5-pdo >= 5.2.14-0.7.24.1
  • php5-pear >= 5.2.14-0.7.24.1
  • php5-pgsql >= 5.2.14-0.7.24.1
  • php5-pspell >= 5.2.14-0.7.24.1
  • php5-shmop >= 5.2.14-0.7.24.1
  • php5-snmp >= 5.2.14-0.7.24.1
  • php5-soap >= 5.2.14-0.7.24.1
  • php5-suhosin >= 5.2.14-0.7.24.1
  • php5-sysvmsg >= 5.2.14-0.7.24.1
  • php5-sysvsem >= 5.2.14-0.7.24.1
  • php5-sysvshm >= 5.2.14-0.7.24.1
  • php5-tokenizer >= 5.2.14-0.7.24.1
  • php5-wddx >= 5.2.14-0.7.24.1
  • php5-xmlreader >= 5.2.14-0.7.24.1
  • php5-xmlrpc >= 5.2.14-0.7.24.1
  • php5-xmlwriter >= 5.2.14-0.7.24.1
  • php5-xsl >= 5.2.14-0.7.24.1
  • php5-zip >= 5.2.14-0.7.24.1
  • php5-zlib >= 5.2.14-0.7.24.1
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2 GA apache2-mod_php5
openSUSE 11.0
  • php5-debuginfo >= 5.2.6-0.8
  • php5-debugsource >= 5.2.6-0.8
openSUSE 11.0
  • apache2-mod_php5 >= 5.2.6-0.8
  • php5 >= 5.2.6-0.8
  • php5-bcmath >= 5.2.6-0.8
  • php5-bz2 >= 5.2.6-0.8
  • php5-calendar >= 5.2.6-0.8
  • php5-ctype >= 5.2.6-0.8
  • php5-curl >= 5.2.6-0.8
  • php5-dba >= 5.2.6-0.8
  • php5-dbase >= 5.2.6-0.8
  • php5-devel >= 5.2.6-0.8
  • php5-dom >= 5.2.6-0.8
  • php5-exif >= 5.2.6-0.8
  • php5-fastcgi >= 5.2.6-0.8
  • php5-ftp >= 5.2.6-0.8
  • php5-gd >= 5.2.6-0.8
  • php5-gettext >= 5.2.6-0.8
  • php5-gmp >= 5.2.6-0.8
  • php5-hash >= 5.2.6-0.8
  • php5-iconv >= 5.2.6-0.8
  • php5-imap >= 5.2.6-0.8
  • php5-json >= 5.2.6-0.8
  • php5-ldap >= 5.2.6-0.8
  • php5-mbstring >= 5.2.6-0.8
  • php5-mcrypt >= 5.2.6-0.8
  • php5-mysql >= 5.2.6-0.8
  • php5-ncurses >= 5.2.6-0.8
  • php5-odbc >= 5.2.6-0.8
  • php5-openssl >= 5.2.6-0.8
  • php5-pcntl >= 5.2.6-0.8
  • php5-pdo >= 5.2.6-0.8
  • php5-pear >= 5.2.6-0.8
  • php5-pgsql >= 5.2.6-0.8
  • php5-posix >= 5.2.6-0.8
  • php5-pspell >= 5.2.6-0.8
  • php5-readline >= 5.2.6-0.8
  • php5-shmop >= 5.2.6-0.8
  • php5-snmp >= 5.2.6-0.8
  • php5-soap >= 5.2.6-0.8
  • php5-sockets >= 5.2.6-0.8
  • php5-sqlite >= 5.2.6-0.8
  • php5-suhosin >= 5.2.6-0.8
  • php5-sysvmsg >= 5.2.6-0.8
  • php5-sysvsem >= 5.2.6-0.8
  • php5-sysvshm >= 5.2.6-0.8
  • php5-tidy >= 5.2.6-0.8
  • php5-tokenizer >= 5.2.6-0.8
  • php5-wddx >= 5.2.6-0.8
  • php5-xmlreader >= 5.2.6-0.8
  • php5-xmlrpc >= 5.2.6-0.8
  • php5-xmlwriter >= 5.2.6-0.8
  • php5-xsl >= 5.2.6-0.8
  • php5-zip >= 5.2.6-0.8
  • php5-zlib >= 5.2.6-0.8
openSUSE 11.1
  • php5-debuginfo >= 5.2.6-49.14.3
  • php5-debugsource >= 5.2.6-49.14.3
openSUSE 11.1
  • apache2-mod_php5 >= 5.2.6-49.14.3
  • php5 >= 5.2.6-49.14.3
  • php5-bcmath >= 5.2.6-49.14.3
  • php5-bz2 >= 5.2.6-49.14.3
  • php5-calendar >= 5.2.6-49.14.3
  • php5-ctype >= 5.2.6-49.14.3
  • php5-curl >= 5.2.6-49.14.3
  • php5-dba >= 5.2.6-49.14.3
  • php5-dbase >= 5.2.6-49.14.3
  • php5-devel >= 5.2.6-49.14.3
  • php5-dom >= 5.2.6-49.14.3
  • php5-exif >= 5.2.6-49.14.3
  • php5-fastcgi >= 5.2.6-49.14.3
  • php5-ftp >= 5.2.6-49.14.3
  • php5-gd >= 5.2.6-49.14.3
  • php5-gettext >= 5.2.6-49.14.3
  • php5-gmp >= 5.2.6-49.14.3
  • php5-hash >= 5.2.6-49.14.3
  • php5-iconv >= 5.2.6-49.14.3
  • php5-imap >= 5.2.6-49.14.3
  • php5-json >= 5.2.6-49.14.3
  • php5-ldap >= 5.2.6-49.14.3
  • php5-mbstring >= 5.2.6-49.14.3
  • php5-mcrypt >= 5.2.6-49.14.3
  • php5-mysql >= 5.2.6-49.14.3
  • php5-ncurses >= 5.2.6-49.14.3
  • php5-odbc >= 5.2.6-49.14.3
  • php5-openssl >= 5.2.6-49.14.3
  • php5-pcntl >= 5.2.6-49.14.3
  • php5-pdo >= 5.2.6-49.14.3
  • php5-pear >= 5.2.6-49.14.3
  • php5-pgsql >= 5.2.6-49.14.3
  • php5-posix >= 5.2.6-49.14.3
  • php5-pspell >= 5.2.6-49.14.3
  • php5-readline >= 5.2.6-49.14.3
  • php5-shmop >= 5.2.6-49.14.3
  • php5-snmp >= 5.2.6-49.14.3
  • php5-soap >= 5.2.6-49.14.3
  • php5-sockets >= 5.2.6-49.14.3
  • php5-sqlite >= 5.2.6-49.14.3
  • php5-suhosin >= 5.2.6-49.14.3
  • php5-sysvmsg >= 5.2.6-49.14.3
  • php5-sysvsem >= 5.2.6-49.14.3
  • php5-sysvshm >= 5.2.6-49.14.3
  • php5-tidy >= 5.2.6-49.14.3
  • php5-tokenizer >= 5.2.6-49.14.3
  • php5-wddx >= 5.2.6-49.14.3
  • php5-xmlreader >= 5.2.6-49.14.3
  • php5-xmlrpc >= 5.2.6-49.14.3
  • php5-xmlwriter >= 5.2.6-49.14.3
  • php5-xsl >= 5.2.6-49.14.3
  • php5-zip >= 5.2.6-49.14.3
  • php5-zlib >= 5.2.6-49.14.3
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 10 SP2
  • apache2-mod_php5 >= 5.2.5-9.12
  • php5 >= 5.2.5-9.12
  • php5-bcmath >= 5.2.5-9.12
  • php5-bz2 >= 5.2.5-9.12
  • php5-calendar >= 5.2.5-9.12
  • php5-ctype >= 5.2.5-9.12
  • php5-curl >= 5.2.5-9.12
  • php5-dba >= 5.2.5-9.12
  • php5-dbase >= 5.2.5-9.12
  • php5-devel >= 5.2.5-9.12
  • php5-dom >= 5.2.5-9.12
  • php5-exif >= 5.2.5-9.12
  • php5-fastcgi >= 5.2.5-9.12
  • php5-ftp >= 5.2.5-9.12
  • php5-gd >= 5.2.5-9.12
  • php5-gettext >= 5.2.5-9.12
  • php5-gmp >= 5.2.5-9.12
  • php5-iconv >= 5.2.5-9.12
  • php5-imap >= 5.2.5-9.12
  • php5-ldap >= 5.2.5-9.12
  • php5-mbstring >= 5.2.5-9.12
  • php5-mcrypt >= 5.2.5-9.12
  • php5-mhash >= 5.2.5-9.12
  • php5-mysql >= 5.2.5-9.12
  • php5-ncurses >= 5.2.5-9.12
  • php5-odbc >= 5.2.5-9.12
  • php5-openssl >= 5.2.5-9.12
  • php5-pcntl >= 5.2.5-9.12
  • php5-pdo >= 5.2.5-9.12
  • php5-pear >= 5.2.5-9.12
  • php5-pgsql >= 5.2.5-9.12
  • php5-posix >= 5.2.5-9.12
  • php5-pspell >= 5.2.5-9.12
  • php5-shmop >= 5.2.5-9.12
  • php5-snmp >= 5.2.5-9.12
  • php5-soap >= 5.2.5-9.12
  • php5-sockets >= 5.2.5-9.12
  • php5-sqlite >= 5.2.5-9.12
  • php5-suhosin >= 5.2.5-9.12
  • php5-sysvmsg >= 5.2.5-9.12
  • php5-sysvsem >= 5.2.5-9.12
  • php5-sysvshm >= 5.2.5-9.12
  • php5-tidy >= 5.2.5-9.12
  • php5-tokenizer >= 5.2.5-9.12
  • php5-wddx >= 5.2.5-9.12
  • php5-xmlreader >= 5.2.5-9.12
  • php5-xmlrpc >= 5.2.5-9.12
  • php5-xsl >= 5.2.5-9.12
  • php5-zlib >= 5.2.5-9.12
sles10-sp2-debuginfo.ia64
sle10-sp2-sdk.ia64
sles10-sp2-debuginfo.ppc
sle10-sp2-sdk.x86-64
sles10-sp2.x86-64
sle10-sp2-sdk.ppc
sle10-sp2-sdk.x86
sles10-sp2-debuginfo.s390x
sles10-sp2.x86
sles10-sp2.ppc
sles10-sp2.ia64
sles10-sp2-debuginfo.x86
sles10-sp2.s390x
sle10-sp2-sdk.s390x
sles10-sp2-debuginfo.x86-64
ZYPP Patch Nr: 5909
Open Enterprise Server
  • apache-mod_php4 >= 4.3.4-43.91
  • apache2-mod_php4 >= 4.3.4-43.91
  • mod_php4 >= 4.3.4-43.91
  • mod_php4-apache2 >= 4.3.4-43.91
  • mod_php4-core >= 4.3.4-43.91
  • mod_php4-servlet >= 4.3.4-43.91
  • php4 >= 4.3.4-43.91
  • php4-bcmath >= 4.3.4-43.91
  • php4-bz2 >= 4.3.4-43.91
  • php4-calendar >= 4.3.4-43.91
  • php4-ctype >= 4.3.4-43.91
  • php4-curl >= 4.3.4-43.91
  • php4-dba >= 4.3.4-43.91
  • php4-dbase >= 4.3.4-43.91
  • php4-devel >= 4.3.4-43.91
  • php4-domxml >= 4.3.4-43.91
  • php4-exif >= 4.3.4-43.91
  • php4-fastcgi >= 4.3.4-43.91
  • php4-filepro >= 4.3.4-43.91
  • php4-ftp >= 4.3.4-43.91
  • php4-gd >= 4.3.4-43.91
  • php4-gettext >= 4.3.4-43.91
  • php4-gmp >= 4.3.4-43.91
  • php4-iconv >= 4.3.4-43.91
  • php4-imap >= 4.3.4-43.91
  • php4-ldap >= 4.3.4-43.91
  • php4-mbstring >= 4.3.4-43.91
  • php4-mcal >= 4.3.4-43.91
  • php4-mcrypt >= 4.3.4-43.91
  • php4-mhash >= 4.3.4-43.91
  • php4-mime_magic >= 4.3.4-43.91
  • php4-mysql >= 4.3.4-43.91
  • php4-pear >= 4.3.4-43.91
  • php4-pgsql >= 4.3.4-43.91
  • php4-qtdom >= 4.3.4-43.91
  • php4-readline >= 4.3.4-43.91
  • php4-recode >= 4.3.4-43.91
  • php4-servlet >= 4.3.4-43.91
  • php4-session >= 4.3.4-43.91
  • php4-shmop >= 4.3.4-43.91
  • php4-snmp >= 4.3.4-43.91
  • php4-sockets >= 4.3.4-43.91
  • php4-swf >= 4.3.4-43.91
  • php4-sysvsem >= 4.3.4-43.91
  • php4-sysvshm >= 4.3.4-43.91
  • php4-unixODBC >= 4.3.4-43.91
  • php4-wddx >= 4.3.4-43.91
  • php4-xslt >= 4.3.4-43.91
  • php4-yp >= 4.3.4-43.91
  • php4-zlib >= 4.3.4-43.91
core9.ia64
sles9-nlpos.x86
core9.s390
core9.x86-64
core9.s390x
core9.x86
sles9-oes.x86
core9.ppc
YOU Patch Nr: 12382


Status of this issue by product and package

Please note that this evaluation state might be work in progress, incomplete or outdated. Also information for service packs in the LTSS phase is only included for issues meeting the LTSS criteria. If in doubt, feel free to contact us for clarification.

Product(s) Source package State
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 11 GA php5 Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 11 SP1 php5 Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 11 SP2 php5 Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1 php5 Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1 LTSS php5 Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2 php5 Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2 LTSS php5 Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP AIO 11 SP1 php5 Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 11 SP2 php5 Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP ES 11 SP1 php5 Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for VMWare 11 SP2 php5 Affected