openSUSE Security Update : phpMyAdmin (openSUSE-2018-669)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 110680


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


This update for phpMyAdmin fixes multiple issues.

Security issues fixed :

- CVE-2018-12613: File inclusion and remote code execution attack (boo#1098751)

- CVE-2018-12581: XSS in Designer feature (boo#1098752)

This update to version 4.8.2 also contains number of upstream bug fixes and improvements.


Update the affected phpMyAdmin package.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 110680

File Name: openSUSE-2018-669.nasl

Version: 1.8

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2018/06/25

Modified: 2019/02/07

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 6.5

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:S/C:P/I:P/A:P

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 8.8

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:phpMyAdmin, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:15.0, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:42.3

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2018/06/23

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2018/06/21

Exploitable With

Metasploit (phpMyAdmin Authenticated Remote Code Execution)

Elliot (phpMyAdmin 4.8.1 RCE)

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2018-12581, CVE-2018-12613