openSUSE Security Update : phpMyAdmin (openSUSE-2017-198)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 97001


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


This update to phpMyAdmin fixes the following security issues :

- CVE-2016-6621: Multiple vulnerabilities in setup script (PMASA-2016-44)

- Open redirect (PMASA-2017-1)

- CVE-2015-8980: php-gettext code execution (PMASA-2017-2)

- DOS vulnerability in table editing (PMASA-2017-3)

- CSS injection in themes (PMASA-2017-4)

- SSRF in replication (PMASA-2017-6)

- DOS in replication status (PMASA-2017-7)


Update the affected phpMyAdmin package.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 97001

File Name: openSUSE-2017-198.nasl

Version: $Revision: 3.3 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2017/02/06

Modified: 2017/03/13

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: 8.6

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:phpMyAdmin, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:42.1, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:42.2

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

Patch Publication Date: 2017/02/02

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2015-8980, CVE-2016-6621