phpMyAdmin Replication Setup js/replication.js Database Name XSS

This script is Copyright (C) 2012-2014 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote web server hosts a PHP application that is affected by a
cross-site scripting vulnerability.

Description :

According to its self-identified version number, the phpMyAdmin
install hosted on the remote web server is affected by a cross-site
scripting vulnerability.

The vulnerability is in the replication-setup functionality in
js/replication.js in phpMyAdmin 3.4.x before 3.4.10.1, which allows
user-assisted remote attackers to inject arbitrary web script or HTML
via a crafted database name.

See also :

http://www.phpmyadmin.net/home_page/security/PMASA-2012-1.php

Solution :

Upgrade to phpMyAdmin 3.4.10.1 or later or apply the patch from the
referenced link.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.3
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N)
CVSS Temporal Score : 3.6
(CVSS2#E:F/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: CGI abuses : XSS

Nessus Plugin ID: 59171 ()

Bugtraq ID: 52857

CVE ID: CVE-2012-1190