Debian Security Advisory DSA 2139-1 (phpmyadmin)

Published: 2011-03-07 15:04:02
CVE Author: NIST National Vulnerability Database (NVD)

CVSS Base Vector:
AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N

Technical Details:
Several vulnerabilities have been discovered in phpMyAdmin, a tool to administer MySQL over the web. The Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures project identifies the following problems: CVE-2010-4329 Cross site scripting was possible in search, that allowed a remote attacker to inject arbitrary web script or HTML. CVE-2010-4480 Cross site scripting was possible in errors, that allowed a remote attacker to inject arbitrary web script or HTML. CVE-2010-4481 Display of PHP's phpinfo() function was available to world, but only if this functionality had been enabled (defaults to off). This may leak some information about the host system. For the stable distribution (lenny), these problems have been fixed in version 2.11.8.1-5+lenny7. For the testing (squeeze) and unstable distribution (sid), these problems have been fixed in version 3.3.7-3.

Recommendations:
We recommend that you upgrade your phpmyadmin Linux Distribution Package.

Summary:
The remote host is missing an update to phpmyadmin announced via advisory DSA 2139-1.

Detection Type:
Linux Distribution Package

Solution Type:
Vendor Patch

NIST (National Institute of Standards and Technology) NVD (National Vulnerability Database)

https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2010-4329
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2010-4480
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2010-4481

References:

https://secure1.securityspace.com/smysecure/catid.html?in=DSA%202139-1

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Severity
Medium
CVSS Score
5.0

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