PHPMyAdmin security update for Debian
Posted on: 07/27/2011 11:01 AM

An updated phpMyAdmin packages has been released for Debian GNU/Linux

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Debian Security Advisory DSA-2286-1 security@debian.org
http://www.debian.org/security/ Thijs Kinkhorst
July 26, 2011 http://www.debian.org/security/faq
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Package : phpymadmin
Vulnerability : several
Problem type : remote
Debian-specific: no
CVE ID : CVE-2011-2505 CVE-2011-2506 CVE-2011-2507
CVE-2011-2508 CVE-2011-2642

Several vulnerabilities were discovered in phpMyAdmin, a tool to
administrate MySQL over the web. The Common Vulnerabilities and
Exposures project identifies the following problems:

CVE-2011-2505

Possible session manipulation in Swekey authentication.

CVE-2011-2506

Possible code injection in setup script, in case session
variables are compromised.

CVE-2011-2507

Regular expression quoting issue in Synchronize code.

CVE-2011-2508

Possible directory traversal in MIME-type transformation.

CVE-2011-2642

Cross site scripting in table Print view when the attacker can
create crafted table names.

No CVE name yet

Possible superglobal and local variables manipulation in
Swekey authentication. (PMASA-2011-12)

The oldstable distribution (lenny) is only affected by CVE-2011-2642,
which has been fixed in version 2.11.8.1-5+lenny9.

For the stable distribution (squeeze), these problems have been fixed
in version 3.3.7-6.

For the testing distribution (wheezy) and unstable distribution (sid),
these problems have been fixed in version 3.4.3.2-1.

We recommend that you upgrade your phpymadmin 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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