Multiple vulnerabilities fixed in PHP versions 5.5.12 and 5.4.28

Description

List of vulnerabilities that were fixed in PHP versions 5.5.12 and 5.4.28:

Core:

  • Fixed bug #61019 (Out of memory on command stream_get_contents).
  • Fixed bug #64330 (stream_socket_server() creates wrong Abstract Namespace UNIX sockets).
  • Fixed bug #66182 (exit in stream filter produces segfault).
  • Fixed bug #66736 (fpassthru broken).
  • Fixed bug #67024 (getimagesize should recognize BMP files with negative heighty).
  • Fixed bug #67043 (substr_compare broke by previous change).
cURL:
  • Fixed bug #66562 (curl_exec returns differently than curl_multi_getcontent).
Date:
  • Fixed bug #66721 (__wakeup of DateTime segfaults when invalid object data is supplied).
Embed:
  • Fixed bug #65715 (php5embed.lib isn't provided anymore).
Fileinfo:
  • Fixed bug #66987 (Memory corruption in fileinfo ext / bigendian).
FPM:
  • Fixed bug #66482 (unknown entry 'priority' in php-fpm.conf).
  • Fixed bug #67060 (possible privilege escalation due to insecure default configuration). (CVE-2014-0185)).
Json:
  • Fixed bug #66021 (Blank line inside empty array/object when JSON_PRETTY_PRINT is set).
LDAP:
  • Fixed issue with null bytes in LDAP bindings.
mysqli:
  • Fixed problem in mysqli_commit()/mysqli_rollback() with second parameter (extra comma) and third parameters (lack of escaping).
Openssl:
  • Fixed bug #66942 (memory leak in openssl_seal()).
  • Fixed bug #66952 (memory leak in openssl_open()).
SimpleXML:
  • Fixed bug #66084 (simplexml_load_string() mangles empty node name).
SQLite:
  • Fixed bug #66967 (Updated bundled libsqlite to 3.8.4.3)
XSL:
  • Fixed bug #53965 (<xsl:include> cannot find files with relative paths when loaded with "file://")
Apache2 Handler SAPI:
  • Fixed Apache log issue caused by APR's lack of support for %zu (APR issue https://issues.apache.org/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=56120)

Remediation

Upgrade to the latest version of PHP.

References