84868 : phpMyAdmin Table Operations TRUNCATE / DROP Link XSS
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Timeline

Disclosure Date
2012-08-16

Description

phpMyAdmin contains a flaw that allows a remote cross-site scripting (XSS) attack. This flaw exists because the application does not validate the 'Empty the table (TRUNCATE)' and 'Delete the table (DROP)' links on the table operations page of a table before returning them to the user. This may allow a user to create a specially crafted request that would execute arbitrary script code in a user's browser within the trust relationship between their browser and the server.

Classification

Location: Remote / Network Access
Attack Type: Input Manipulation
Impact: Loss of Integrity
Solution: Patch / RCS, Upgrade
Exploit: Exploit Public
Disclosure: Vendor Verified
OSVDB: Authentication Required, Web Related

Solution

Upgrade to version 3.5.2.2 or higher, as they have been reported to fix this vulnerability. In addition, the vendor has released a patch for some older versions.

Products

phpMyAdmin Devel Team
phpMyAdmin
3.5.2.1
3.5.2.0
3.5.0.0
3.5.1.0

References

Credit

CVSSv2 Score

CVSSv2 Base Score = 3.5
Source: nvd.nist.gov | Generated: 2012-08-22 | Disagree?

Access_vector_2 Access_complexity_1 Authentication_1 Confidentiality_impact_0 Integrity_impact_1 Availability_impact_0

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