[php-maint] Bug#731895: php5: CVE-2013-6420: memory corruption in openssl_x509_parse()

Salvatore Bonaccorso carnil at debian.org
Wed Dec 11 06:41:22 UTC 2013

Package: php5
Severity: grave
Tags: security upstream patch


the following vulnerability was published for php5.

php: memory corruption in openssl_x509_parse()

The upstream commit is found at [1].

If you fix the vulnerability please also make sure to include the
CVE (Common Vulnerabilities & Exposures) id in your changelog entry.

For further information see:

[0] http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2013-6420
[1] http://git.php.net/?p=php-src.git;a=commitdiff;h=c1224573c773b6845e83505f717fbf820fc18415

Please adjust the affected versions in the BTS as needed; could you
check if squeeze and wheezy are affected as well?


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