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AUSCERT External Security Bulletin Redistribution
phpMyAdmin PMASA-2011-14: Multiple XSS
15 September 2011
AusCERT Security Bulletin Summary
Operating System: Windows
UNIX variants (UNIX, Linux, OSX)
Impact/Access: Cross-site Scripting -- Remote with User Interaction
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row and saving, the code is executed. Secondly, missing sanitization on
the db, table and column names leads to XSS vulnerabilities.
We consider these vulnerabilities to be serious.
An attacker must be logged in via phpMyAdmin to exploit this problem.
Versions 3.4.0 to 3.4.4 were found vulnerable.
Upgrade to phpMyAdmin 3.4.5 or apply the related patches listed below.
The first issue was found by Brad Bernard (iunfollow.com). The
second issue was found by Nils Juenemann
CWE ids: CWE-661 CWE-98
Following commits have been made to fix this issue:
For further information and in case of questions, please contact the
phpMyAdmin team. Our website is phpmyadmin.net.
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