GLSA-201201-01 : phpMyAdmin: Multiple vulnerabilities

critical Nessus Plugin ID 57433
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The remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related patches.


The remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-201201-01 (phpMyAdmin: Multiple vulnerabilities)

Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in phpMyAdmin. Please review the CVE identifiers and phpMyAdmin Security Advisories referenced below for details.
Impact :

Remote attackers might be able to insert and execute PHP code, include and execute local PHP files, or perform Cross-Site Scripting (XSS) attacks via various vectors.
Workaround :

There is no known workaround at this time.


All phpMyAdmin users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=dev-db/phpmyadmin-3.4.9'

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 57433

File Name: gentoo_GLSA-201201-01.nasl

Version: 1.17

Type: local

Published: 1/5/2012

Updated: 1/6/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information


Risk Factor: High

Score: 7.4


Risk Factor: Critical

Base Score: 10

Temporal Score: 7.8

Vector: AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C

Temporal Vector: E:POC/RL:OF/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:gentoo:linux:phpmyadmin, cpe:/o:gentoo:linux

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/Gentoo/release, Host/Gentoo/qpkg-list

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 1/4/2012

Vulnerability Publication Date: 1/19/2010

Exploitable With

Elliot (Phpmyadmin 3.x RCE)

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2008-7251, CVE-2008-7252, CVE-2010-2958, CVE-2010-3055, CVE-2010-3056, CVE-2010-3263, CVE-2011-0986, CVE-2011-0987, CVE-2011-2505, CVE-2011-2506, CVE-2011-2507, CVE-2011-2508, CVE-2011-2642, CVE-2011-2643, CVE-2011-2718, CVE-2011-2719, CVE-2011-3646, CVE-2011-4064, CVE-2011-4107, CVE-2011-4634, CVE-2011-4780, CVE-2011-4782

BID: 37826, 42584, 42591, 42874, 46359, 48563, 48874, 50175, 50497, 51099, 51166, 51226

GLSA: 201201-01

TRA: TRA-2010-02