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                         ESB-2008.0466 -- [HP-UX]
          HP-UX running Apache with PHP, Remote Denial of Service
                      (DoS), Gain Extended Privileges
                                20 May 2008


        AusCERT Security Bulletin Summary

Product:              PHP
Publisher:            Hewlett-Packard
Operating System:     HP-UX
Impact:               Denial of Service
                      Increased Privileges
Access:               Remote/Unauthenticated
CVE Names:            CVE-2007-5900 CVE-2007-5899 CVE-2007-5898
                      CVE-2007-4887 CVE-2007-4840 CVE-2007-4783
                      CVE-2007-3378 CVE-2007-2872

Ref:                  AA-2007.0039

Revision History:  May 20 2008: HP released a new version
                   May  7 2008: Initial Release

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Document ID: c01438646 Version: 1

HPSBUX02332 SSRT080056 rev.2 - HP-UX Running Apache With PHP, Remote
Denial of Service (DoS), Gain Extended Privileges

NOTICE: The information in this Security Bulletin should be acted
upon as soon as possible.

Release Date: 2008-05-19 
Last Updated: 2008-05-19

Potential Security Impact: Remote Denial of Service (DoS), gain extended

Source: Hewlett-Packard Company, HP Software Security Response Team

VULNERABILITY SUMMARY Potential security vulnerabilities have been
identified with HP-UX running Apache with PHP. These vulnerabilities
could be exploited remotely to create a Denial of Service (DoS) or
to gain extended privileges.

References: CVE-2007-2872, CVE-2007-3378, CVE-2007-4783, CVE-2007-4840,
CVE-2007-4887, CVE-2007-5898, CVE-2007-5899, CVE-2007-5900.

SUPPORTED SOFTWARE VERSIONS*: ONLY impacted versions are listed.
HP-UX B.11.11, B.11.23, B.11.31 running Apache v2.18 with PHP v5.2.4
or earlier.


CVSS 2.0 Base Metrics 
Reference                         Base Vector     Base Score
CVE-2007-2872     (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)      6.8
CVE-2007-3378     (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)      6.8 
CVE-2007-4783     (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)      5.0 
CVE-2007-4840     (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)      5.0 
CVE-2007-4887     (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)      4.3 
CVE-2007-5898     (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)     10.0 
CVE-2007-5899     (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N)      4.3 
CVE-2007-5900     (AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)      6.9
Information on CVSS is documented in HP Customer Notice: HPSN-2008-002.


HP has provided the following software updates to resolve the

The updates are available for download from:


HP-UX Release
 Depot name MD5 Sum

B.11.11 (IPv4 and IPv6)
 HPUXWSA-B219-01-1111ipv6.depot 2f1b55990dfbfe44aca7a513a01f8cd5

B.11.23 PA-32
 HPUXWSA-B219-01-1123-32.depot 79531df0f0c5850609368a7385b357ea

B.11.23 IA-64
 HPUXWSA-B219-01-1123-64.depot b32a9371f0a8d63303e14c2e0c79ca5d

B.11.31 PA-32
 HPUXWSA-B219-01-1131-32.depot 883884f6e225ea750e58a280e97add7d

B.11.31 IA-64
 HPUXWSA-B219-01-1131-64.depot 37c8e84ef5657c67dbc299c2e12e26bf

MANUAL ACTIONS: Yes - Update Install Apache v2.19 which includes
PHP v5.2.5 or subsequent


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The following text is for use by the HP-UX Software Assistant.


For IPv4 and IPv6 
HP-UX B.11.11 
action: install revision
B. or subsequent and restart Apache 

HP-UX B.11.23 
action: install revision
B. or subsequent and restart Apache 

HP-UX B.11.31 
action: install revision
B. or subsequent and restart Apache 


Version:1 (rev.1) - 05 May 2008 Initial release 
Version:2 (rev.2) - 19 May 2008 Corrected URLs and PHP revision

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