Fedora 21 : phpMyAdmin-4.2.12-1.fc21 (2014-15588)

medium Nessus Plugin ID 79777

Synopsis

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description

phpMyAdmin 4.2.12.0 (2014-11-20) ================================

- Blank/white page when JavaScript disabled

- Multi row actions cause full page reloads

- ReferenceError: targeurl is not defined

- Incorrect text/icon display in Tracking report

- Recordset return from procedure display nothing

- Edit dialog for routines is too long for smaller displays

- JavaScript error after moving a column

- Issue with long comments on table columns

- Input field unnecessarily selected on focus

- Exporting selected rows exports all rows of the query

- No insert statement produced in SQL export for queries with alias

- Field disabled when internal relations used

- [security] XSS through exception stack

- [security] Path traversal can lead to leakage of line count

- [security] XSS vulnerability in table print view

- [security] XSS vulnerability in zoom search page

- [security] Path traversal in file inclusion of GIS factory

- [security] XSS in multi submit

- [security] XSS through pma_fontsize cookie

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.

Solution

Update the affected phpMyAdmin package.

See Also

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1166619

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1166626

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1166634

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1166637

http://www.nessus.org/u?19823dc5

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 79777

File Name: fedora_2014-15588.nasl

Version: 1.6

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 12/7/2014

Updated: 1/11/2021

Supported Sensors: Agentless Assessment, Frictionless Assessment Agent, Nessus Agent

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 5.9

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 6.5

Temporal Score: 4.8

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:phpMyAdmin, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:21

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

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 11/22/2014

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2014-8958, CVE-2014-8959, CVE-2014-8960, CVE-2014-8961

BID: 71243, 71244, 71245, 71247

FEDORA: 2014-15588