openSUSE Security Update : phpMyAdmin (openSUSE-2016-655)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

phpMyAdmin was updated to fix one security issue.

The following vulnerability was fixed :

- CVE-2016-5099: Self XSS vulneratbility - A specially
crafted attack could allow for special HTML characters
to be passed as URL encoded values and displayed back as
special characters in the page (boo#982128,
PMASA-2016-16)

See also :

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=982128

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)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 91405 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2016-5099

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