Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : phpmyadmin (MDVSA-2014:046)

Low Nessus Plugin ID 72641


The remote Mandriva Linux host is missing one or more security updates.


A vulnerability has been discovered and corrected in phpmyadmin :

Cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerability in import.php in phpMyAdmin before 4.1.7 allows remote authenticated users to inject arbitrary web script or HTML via a crafted filename in an import action (CVE-2014-1879).

This upgrade provides the latest phpmyadmin version (4.1.7) to address this vulnerability.

Additionally phpseclib packages has been added due to new dependencies.


Update the affected phpmyadmin and / or phpseclib packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Low

ID: 72641

File Name: mandriva_MDVSA-2014-046.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.1 $

Type: local

Published: 2014/02/22

Modified: 2014/02/23

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Low


Base Score: 3.5

Temporal Score: 3

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:phpmyadmin, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:phpseclib, cpe:/o:mandriva:business_server:1

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

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2014/02/21

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2014-1879

BID: 65717

MDVSA: 2014:046