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             AUSCERT External Security Bulletin Redistribution

                    ESB-2008.0661 -- [Win][UNIX/Linux]
 phpMyAdmin before 2.11.7 is vulnerabile to a Cross-site Scripting attack
                                7 July 2008


        AusCERT Security Bulletin Summary

Product:              phpMyAdmin prior to 2.11.7
Publisher:            phpMyAdmin Project
Operating System:     UNIX variants (UNIX, Linux, OSX)
Impact:               Cross-site Scripting
Access:               Remote/Unauthenticated
CVE Names:            CVE-2008-2960

Original Bulletin:    

Revision History:  July 7 2008: Added CVE
                   July 1 2008: Initial Release

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   phpMyAdmin security announcement PMASA-2008-4

   Announcement-ID: PMASA-2008-4
   Date: 2008-06-23

   XSS on plausible insecure PHP installation

   We received an advisory from Tim Starling (Wikimedia), and we wish to
   thank him for his work. Some scripts in the /libraries directory were
   vulnerable to XSS.

   We consider this vulnerability to be serious.

   Mitigation factor:
   We were able to reproduce this only on systems where both of these
   conditions are true: the PHP register_globals setting is "on" and the
   web server does not apply the settings contained in the .htaccess file
   that we placed in /libraries.

   Affected versions:
   Versions before 2.11.7.

   Upgrade to phpMyAdmin 2.11.7 or newer.
   Revision 11326

   In case of questions, please contact the phpMyAdmin team. Our website
   is http://www.phpmyadmin.net/.

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