USN-320-2: php4 regression

26 July 2006

php4 regression

A security issue affects these releases of Ubuntu and its derivatives:

  • Ubuntu 5.04

Software Description


USN-320-2 fixed several vulnerabilities in PHP. James Manning discovered that the Ubuntu 5.04 update introduced a regression, the function tempnam() caused a crash of the PHP interpreter in some circumstances. The updated packages fix this.

We apologize for the inconvenience.

Update instructions

The problem can be corrected by updating your system to the following package versions:

Ubuntu 5.04
libapache2-mod-php4 - 4:4.3.10-10ubuntu4.6
php4-cgi - 4:4.3.10-10ubuntu4.6
php4-cli - 4:4.3.10-10ubuntu4.6

To update your system, please follow these instructions:

In general, a standard system upgrade is sufficient to effect the necessary changes.