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 ( 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