Rapid7 Vulnerability & Exploit Database

Amazon Linux AMI: CVE-2016-9936: Security patch for php70 (ALAS-2017-788)

Back to Search

Amazon Linux AMI: CVE-2016-9936: Security patch for php70 (ALAS-2017-788)

Severity
8
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Published
01/04/2017
Created
07/25/2018
Added
01/27/2017
Modified
05/03/2019

Description

The unserialize implementation in ext/standard/var.c in PHP 7.x before 7.0.14 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (use-after-free) or possibly have unspecified other impact via crafted serialized data. NOTE: this vulnerability exists because of an incomplete fix for CVE-2015-6834.

Solution(s)

  • amazon-linux-upgrade-php70

References

  • amazon-linux-upgrade-php70

With Rapid7 live dashboards, I have a clear view of all the assets on my network, which ones can be exploited, and what I need to do in order to reduce the risk in my environment in real-time. No other tool gives us that kind of value and insight.

– Scott Cheney, Manager of Information Security, Sierra View Medical Center

;