Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : phpmyadmin (MDVSA-2014:183)

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Synopsis :

The remote Mandriva Linux host is missing a security update.

Description :

Updated phpmyadmin package fixes security vulnerability :

In phpMyAdmin before 4.2.9, by deceiving a logged-in user to click on
a crafted URL, it is possible to perform remote code execution and in
some cases, create a root account due to a DOM based XSS vulnerability
in the micro history feature (CVE-2014-6300).

See also :

http://advisories.mageia.org/MGASA-2014-0383.html

Solution :

Update the affected phpmyadmin package.

Risk factor :

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

Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 77840 ()

Bugtraq ID: 69790

CVE ID: CVE-2014-6300

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