Fedora 8 : phpPgAdmin-4.2.2-1.fc8 (2008-11576)

This script is Copyright (C) 2008-2015 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description :

This release fixes some bugs, and also fixes a security issue: * Fix
bug where long SQL queries get truncated * Fix createFunction method
on PostgreSQL < 7.3 * Fix bug with alter schema in PostgreSQL < 7.4 *
Remove alter domain for PostgreSQL < 7.4 * Fix local file inclusion
vulnerability: (CVE-2008-5587) http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/32670/
Unset language variable before determine file includes

Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding
description block directly from the Fedora security advisory. Tenable
has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible
without introducing additional issues.

See also :

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/32670/
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=476823
http://www.nessus.org/u?da85dbd3

Solution :

Update the affected phpPgAdmin package.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.3
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N)
CVSS Temporal Score : 3.7
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Fedora Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 35234 (fedora_2008-11576.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 32670

CVE ID: CVE-2008-5587

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