Fedora 9 : phpPgAdmin-4.2.2-1.fc9 (2008-11602)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 35239


The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.


This release fixes some bugs, and also fixes a security issue: * Fix bug where long SQL queries get truncated * Fix createFunction method on PostgreSQL < 7.3 * Fix bug with alter schema in PostgreSQL < 7.4 * Remove alter domain for PostgreSQL < 7.4 * Fix local file inclusion vulnerability: (CVE-2008-5587) http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/32670/ Unset language variable before determine file includes

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 phpPgAdmin package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 35239

File Name: fedora_2008-11602.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.13 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2008/12/21

Modified: 2015/10/21

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 4.3

Temporal Score: 3.7

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:phpPgAdmin, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:9

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

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2008/12/21

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2008-5587

BID: 32670

FEDORA: 2008-11602

CWE: 22