openSUSE Security Update : phpMyAdmin (openSUSE-SU-2014:1636-1)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

phpMyAdmin on openSUSE 12.3 and 13.1 was updated to 4.1.14.8. This
update fixes one vulnerability.

- Security fixes :

- PMASA-2014-17 (CVE-2014-9218, CWE-661 CWE-400)
[boo#908363]
http://www.phpmyadmin.net/home_page/security/PMASA-2014-
17.php

- sf#4611 [security] DOS attack with long passwords

phpMyAdmin on openSUSE 13.2 was updated to 4.2.13.1 (2014-12-03)

- Security fixes :

- PMASA-2014-18 (CVE-2014-9219, CWE-661 CWE-79)
[boo#908364]
http://www.phpmyadmin.net/home_page/security/PMASA-2014-
18.php

- sf#4612 [security] XSS vulnerability in redirection
mechanism

- PMASA-2014-17 (CVE-2014-9218, CWE-661 CWE-400)
[boo#908363]
http://www.phpmyadmin.net/home_page/security/PMASA-2014-
17.php

- sf#4611 [security] DOS attack with long passwords

- Bugfixes :

- sf#4604 Query history not being deleted

- sf#4057 db/table query string parameters no longer work

- sf#4605 Unseen messages in tracking

- sf#4606 Tracking report export as SQL dump does not work

- sf#4607 Syntax error during db_copy operation

- sf#4608 SELECT permission issues with relations and
restricted access

See also :

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2014-12/msg00054.html
http://www.phpmyadmin.net/home_page/security/PMASA-2014-17.php
http://www.phpmyadmin.net/home_page/security/PMASA-2014-18.php
https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=908363
https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=908364

Solution :

Update the affected phpMyAdmin package.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 80049 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2014-9218
CVE-2014-9219

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