openSUSE Security Update : phpMyAdmin (openSUSE-2016-804)

High Nessus Plugin ID 91888


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


phpMyAdmin was updated to version to fix eight security issues.

These security issues were fixed :

- CVE-2016-5701: BBCode injection vulnerability (boo#986154)

- CVE-2016-5703: SQL injection attack (boo#986154)

- CVE-2016-5705: Multiple XSS vulnerabilities (boo#986154)

- CVE-2016-5706: DOS attack (boo#986154)

- CVE-2016-5730: Multiple full path disclosure vulnerabilities (boo#986154)

- CVE-2016-5731: XSS through FPD (boo#986154)

- CVE-2016-5733: Multiple XSS vulnerabilities (boo#986154)

- CVE-2016-5739: Referrer leak in transformations (boo#986154)

This non-security issues was fixed :

- Fix issue Setup script doesn't use input type 'password' in all relevant locations


Update the affected phpMyAdmin package.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 91888

File Name: openSUSE-2016-804.nasl

Version: $Revision: 2.4 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2016/06/29

Modified: 2016/10/13

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 7.5

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


Base Score: 9.8

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:phpMyAdmin, 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: 2016/06/28

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2016-5701, CVE-2016-5703, CVE-2016-5705, CVE-2016-5706, CVE-2016-5730, CVE-2016-5731, CVE-2016-5733, CVE-2016-5739