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Alpine Linux: CVE-2013-4248: PHP multiple vulnerabilities

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Alpine Linux: CVE-2013-4248: PHP multiple vulnerabilities

Severity
4
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N)
Published
07/13/2013
Created
07/25/2018
Added
08/30/2017
Modified
09/22/2017

Description

The openssl_x509_parse function in openssl.c in the OpenSSL module in PHP before 5.4.18 and 5.5.x before 5.5.2 does not properly handle a '\0' character in a domain name in the Subject Alternative Name field of an X.509 certificate, which allows man-in-the-middle attackers to spoof arbitrary SSL servers via a crafted certificate issued by a legitimate Certification Authority, a related issue to CVE-2009-2408.

Solution(s)

  • alpine-linux-upgrade-php

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