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

critical Nessus Plugin ID 91888
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Synopsis

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description

phpMyAdmin was updated to version 4.4.15.7 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

Solution

Update the affected phpMyAdmin package.

See Also

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=986154

Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 91888

File Name: openSUSE-2016-804.nasl

Version: 2.6

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 6/29/2016

Updated: 1/19/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 5.9

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 7.5

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

CVSS v3

Risk Factor: Critical

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: 6/28/2016

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