Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : phpmyadmin (MDVSA-2015:186)

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Synopsis :

The remote Mandriva Linux host is missing one or more security

Description :

A vulnerability has been discovered and corrected in phpmyadmin :

libraries/select_lang.lib.php in phpMyAdmin 4.0.x before,
4.2.x before, and 4.3.x before includes invalid
language values in unknown-language error responses that contain a
CSRF token and may be sent with HTTP compression, which makes it
easier for remote attackers to conduct a BREACH attack and determine
this token via a series of crafted requests (CVE-2015-2206).

This upgrade provides the latest phpmyadmin version ( to
address this vulnerability.

Additionally, the phpseclib package has been upgraded to the 0.3.10

See also :

Solution :

Update the affected phpmyadmin and / or phpseclib packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
CVSS Temporal Score : 4.3
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 82486 ()

Bugtraq ID: 72949

CVE ID: CVE-2015-2206

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