Debian: DSA-2286-1: phpmyadmin security update

    Date26 Jul 2011
    CategoryDebian
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    Posted ByLinuxSecurity Advisories
    Several vulnerabilities were discovered in phpMyAdmin, a tool to administrate MySQL over the web. The Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures project identifies the following problems:
    
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    Debian Security Advisory DSA-2286-1                   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
    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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