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Debian Security Advisory DSA-3382-1                   [email protected]
https://www.debian.org/security/                          Thijs Kinkhorst
October 28, 2015                      https://www.debian.org/security/faq
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Package        : phpmyadmin
CVE ID         : CVE-2014-8958 CVE-2014-9218 CVE-2015-2206 CVE-2015-3902
                 CVE-2015-3903 CVE-2015-6830 CVE-2015-7873
Debian Bug     : 774194

Several issues have been fixed in phpMyAdmin, the web administration
tool for MySQL.

CVE-2014-8958 (Wheezy only)

    Multiple cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerabilities.

CVE-2014-9218 (Wheezy only)

    Denial of service (resource consumption) via a long password.


    Risk of BREACH attack due to reflected parameter.


    XSRF/CSRF vulnerability in phpMyAdmin setup.

CVE-2015-3903 (Jessie only)

    Vulnerability allowing man-in-the-middle attack on API call to GitHub.

CVE-2015-6830 (Jessie only)

    Vulnerability that allows bypassing the reCaptcha test.

CVE-2015-7873 (Jessie only)

    Content spoofing vulnerability when redirecting user to an
    external site.

For the oldstable distribution (wheezy), these problems have been fixed
in version 4:

For the stable distribution (jessie), these problems have been fixed in
version 4:4.2.12-2+deb8u1.

For the unstable distribution (sid), these problems have been fixed in
version 4:4.5.1-1.

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: https://www.debian.org/security/

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