Fedora 8 : phpMyAdmin- (2008-9336)

Low Nessus Plugin ID 34684


The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.


This update by upstream to phpMyAdmin solves CVE-2008-4775, a XSS issue in pmd_pdf.php via db parameter when register_globals is enabled. - [GUI] SQL error after sorting a subset - [lang] Catalan update - [lang] Russian update

- [import] Temporary uploaded file not deleted - [auth] Cannot create database after session timeout - [core] ForceSSL generates incorrectly escaped redirections (this time with the correct fix) - [lang] Hungarian update - [core] Properly truncate SQL to avoid half of html tags - [lang] Romanian update - [structure] Incorrect index choice shown when modifying an index - [interface] Misleading message after cancelling an action - [lang] Croatian update - [lang] Finnish update
- [lang] Polish update - [lang] Japanese update - [privileges] Wrong message when changing password - [core] Cannot disable PMA tables - [lang] Problems with Italian language file - [interface] ShowChgPassword setting not respected - [security] XSS in a Designer component

Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding description block directly from the Fedora security advisory. Tenable has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible without introducing additional issues.


Update the affected phpMyAdmin package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Low

ID: 34684

File Name: fedora_2008-9336.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.12 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2008/11/03

Modified: 2015/10/21

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Low


Base Score: 2.6

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:phpMyAdmin, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:8

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/RedHat/release, Host/RedHat/rpm-list

Patch Publication Date: 2008/10/31

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2008-4775

FEDORA: 2008-9336

CWE: 79