openSUSE Security Update : phpMyAdmin (openSUSE-2016-13)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 88114


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


phpMyAdmin was updated to to fix one security issue and one non-security bug.

The following vulnerability was fixed :

- CVE-2015-8669: It was possible to trigger phpMyAdmin to display a PHP error message which contains the full path of the directory where phpMyAdmin is installed (boo#960282)

The following bug was fixed :

- boo#960854: dependency of php-json was missing


Update the affected phpMyAdmin package.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 88114

File Name: openSUSE-2016-13.nasl

Version: $Revision: 2.2 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2016/01/25

Modified: 2016/10/13

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 5

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


Base Score: 5.3

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:L/I:N/A:N

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:phpMyAdmin, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:13.1, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:13.2, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:42.1

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

Patch Publication Date: 2016/01/11

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2015-8669