Bug 1313696 (CVE-2016-2562)

Summary: CVE-2016-2562 phpMyAdmin: man-in-the-middle attack on API call to GitHub (PMASA-2016-13)
Product: [Other] Security Response Reporter: Martin Prpič <mprpic>
Component: vulnerabilityAssignee: Red Hat Product Security <security-response-team>
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Version: unspecifiedCC: ccoleman, dmcphers, jialiu, joelsmith, jokerman, kseifried, lmeyer, mmccomas, redhat-bugzilla, tdawson
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OS: Linux   
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Fixed In Version: phpMyAdmin 4.5.5.1 Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Bug Depends On: 1313698, 1313699, 1313700, 1313701    
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Description Martin Prpič 2016-03-02 09:12:22 UTC
A vulnerability in the API call to GitHub can be exploited to perform a man-in-the-middle attack.

Affected Versions:

Versions 4.5.x (prior to 4.5.5.1) are affected.

Fixed in phpMyAdmin 4.5.5.1.

Upstream patch:

https://github.com/phpmyadmin/phpmyadmin/commit/e42b7e3aedd29dd0f7a48575f20bfc5aca0ff976

External References:

https://www.phpmyadmin.net/security/PMASA-2016-13/

Comment 2 Martin Prpič 2016-03-02 09:13:51 UTC
Created phpMyAdmin tracking bugs for this issue:

Affects: fedora-all [bug 1313698]
Affects: epel-all [bug 1313699]

Comment 3 Martin Prpič 2016-03-02 09:13:57 UTC
Created phpMyAdmin4 tracking bugs for this issue:

Affects: epel-5 [bug 1313700]

Comment 4 Fedora Update System 2016-03-06 22:26:42 UTC
phpMyAdmin-4.0.10.15-1.el6 has been pushed to the Fedora EPEL 6 stable repository. If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.

Comment 5 Fedora Update System 2016-03-09 15:50:20 UTC
php-udan11-sql-parser-3.4.0-1.fc23, phpMyAdmin-4.5.5.1-1.fc23 has been pushed to the Fedora 23 stable repository. If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.

Comment 6 Fedora Update System 2016-03-09 18:45:50 UTC
php-udan11-sql-parser-3.4.0-1.fc23, phpMyAdmin-4.5.5.1-1.fc23 has been pushed to the Fedora 23 stable repository. If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.

Comment 7 Fedora Update System 2016-03-09 20:11:19 UTC
php-udan11-sql-parser-3.4.0-1.fc23, phpMyAdmin-4.5.5.1-1.fc23 has been pushed to the Fedora 23 stable repository. If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.

Comment 8 Fedora Update System 2016-03-10 13:57:16 UTC
phpMyAdmin-4.4.15.5-1.el7 has been pushed to the Fedora EPEL 7 stable repository. If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.

Comment 9 Fedora Update System 2016-03-20 18:50:20 UTC
phpMyAdmin4-4.0.10.15-1.el5 has been pushed to the Fedora EPEL 5 stable repository. If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.