Debian: DSA-2167-1: phpmyadmin security update

    Date16 Feb 2011
    CategoryDebian
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    Posted ByLinuxSecurity Advisories
    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.
    
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    Debian Security Advisory DSA-2167-1                   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
    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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