DSA 2167-1: phpmyadmin security update
Posted on: 02/17/2011 10:50 AM

A phpmyadmin security update is available for Debian GNU/Linux

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Debian Security Advisory DSA-2167-1 security@debian.org
http://www.debian.org/security/ Thijs Kinkhorst
February 16, 2011 http://www.debian.org/security/faq
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Package : phpmyadmin
Vulnerability : sql injection
Problem type : remote
Debian-specific: no
CVE ID : CVE-2011-0987

It was discovered that phpMyAdmin, a a tool to administer MySQL over
the web, when the bookmarks feature is enabled, allowed to create a
bookmarked query which would be executed unintentionally by other users.

For the oldstable distribution (lenny), this problem has been fixed in
version 4:2.11.8.1-5+lenny8.

For the stable distribution (squeeze), this problem has been fixed in
version 4:3.3.7-5.

For the testing distribution (wheezy) and unstable distribution (sid),
this problem has been fixed in version 4:3.3.9.2-1.

We recommend that you upgrade your phpmyadmin packages.

Further information about Debian Security Advisories, how to apply
these updates to your system and frequently asked questions can be
found at: http://www.debian.org/security/



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