openSUSE Security Update : phpMyAdmin (openSUSE-SU-2014:1150-1)

medium Nessus Plugin ID 77804

Synopsis

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description

phpMyAdmin was updated to 4.1.14.4 (2014-09-13) fixing bugs and security issues.

- PMASA-2014-10 (CVE-2014-6300, CWE-661 CWE-352) http://www.phpmyadmin.net/home_page/security/PMASA-2014- 10.php

A DOM based XSS was fixed that resulted to a CSRF that creates a ROOT account in certain conditions.

Solution

Update the affected phpMyAdmin package.

See Also

https://www.phpmyadmin.net/security/PMASA-2014-10/

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=896635

https://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2014-09/msg00032.html

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 77804

File Name: openSUSE-2014-551.nasl

Version: 1.7

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 9/23/2014

Updated: 1/19/2021

Supported Sensors: Frictionless Assessment Agent, Frictionless Assessment AWS, Frictionless Assessment Azure, Nessus Agent

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Low

Score: 2.7

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 4.3

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:phpMyAdmin, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:12.3, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:13.1

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

Patch Publication Date: 9/15/2014

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2014-6300