openSUSE Security Update : phpPgAdmin (phpPgAdmin-503)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 40297


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


Attackers could read arbitrary files due to a directory traversal vulnerability in phpPgAdmin (CVE-2008-5587).


Update the affected phpPgAdmin package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 40297

File Name: suse_11_1_phpPgAdmin-090205.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.8 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2009/07/21

Modified: 2014/06/13

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 4.3

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:phpPgAdmin, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:11.1

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

Patch Publication Date: 2009/02/05

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2008-5587

CWE: 22