Bug 631824 (CVE-2010-3263) - CVE-2010-3263 phpMyAdmin (x < v3.3.7): XSS in setup script (PMASA-2010-7)
Summary: CVE-2010-3263 phpMyAdmin (x < v3.3.7): XSS in setup script (PMASA-2010-7)
Alias: CVE-2010-3263
Product: Security Response
Classification: Other
Component: vulnerability
Version: unspecified
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Red Hat Product Security
QA Contact:
Depends On: 631829
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2010-09-08 13:19 UTC by Jan Lieskovsky
Modified: 2019-09-29 12:39 UTC (History)
3 users (show)

Fixed In Version:
Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Clone Of:
Last Closed: 2011-03-21 16:12:50 UTC

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Description Jan Lieskovsky 2010-09-08 13:19:09 UTC
phpMyAdmin (x < v3.3.7) improperly sanitized server name provided to
the setup script. An attacker could use this flaw (under
certain installations) to conduct cross-site scripting
(XSS) attacks (execute arbitrary HTML or scripting code).

[1] http://www.phpmyadmin.net/home_page/security/PMASA-2010-7.php
[2] http://secunia.com/advisories/41210/

Upstream changeset:
[3] http://phpmyadmin.git.sourceforge.net/git/gitweb.cgi?p=phpmyadmin/phpmyadmin;a=commitdiff;h=73ce5705bd1e0b62060f75702d62f88247ce09dd

Affected versions (from [1]):
For 3.x: versions before 3.3.7 are affected.

Unaffected versions (from [1]):
Branch 2.11.x is not affected by this.

Upstream acknowledges Tenable Network Security as original reporter.

Comment 1 Jan Lieskovsky 2010-09-08 13:21:50 UTC
This issue affects the versions of the phpMyAdmin package, as shipped
with Fedora release of 12 and 13.

Please fix.

Comment 2 Jan Lieskovsky 2010-09-08 13:34:07 UTC
CVE Request:
[4] http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2010/09/08/9

Comment 3 Jan Lieskovsky 2010-09-08 13:35:31 UTC
Created phpMyAdmin tracking bugs for this issue

Affects: fedora-all [bug 631829]

Comment 4 Jan Lieskovsky 2010-09-09 08:12:29 UTC
CVE identifier of CVE-2010-3263 has been assigned to this issue.

Comment 5 Bill C. Riemers 2010-09-21 20:19:44 UTC
*** Bug 636273 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***

Comment 6 Robert Scheck 2011-03-21 15:52:51 UTC
I think this bug report should be closed, shouldn't it?

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