Debian DSA-2286-1 : phpmyadmin - several vulnerabilities

2011-07-28T00:00:00
ID DEBIAN_DSA-2286.NASL
Type nessus
Reporter Tenable
Modified 2018-07-09T00:00:00

Description

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.

                                        
                                            #
# (C) Tenable Network Security, Inc.
#
# The descriptive text and package checks in this plugin were  
# extracted from Debian Security Advisory DSA-2286. The text 
# itself is copyright (C) Software in the Public Interest, Inc.
#

include("compat.inc");

if (description)
{
  script_id(55708);
  script_version("1.11");
  script_cvs_date("Date: 2018/07/09 14:30:24");

  script_cve_id("CVE-2011-2505", "CVE-2011-2506", "CVE-2011-2507", "CVE-2011-2508", "CVE-2011-2642");
  script_bugtraq_id(48563, 48874);
  script_xref(name:"DSA", value:"2286");

  script_name(english:"Debian DSA-2286-1 : phpmyadmin - several vulnerabilities");
  script_summary(english:"Checks dpkg output for the updated package");

  script_set_attribute(
    attribute:"synopsis", 
    value:"The remote Debian host is missing a security-related update."
  );
  script_set_attribute(
    attribute:"description", 
    value:
"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."
  );
  script_set_attribute(
    attribute:"see_also",
    value:"https://security-tracker.debian.org/tracker/CVE-2011-2505"
  );
  script_set_attribute(
    attribute:"see_also",
    value:"https://security-tracker.debian.org/tracker/CVE-2011-2506"
  );
  script_set_attribute(
    attribute:"see_also",
    value:"https://security-tracker.debian.org/tracker/CVE-2011-2507"
  );
  script_set_attribute(
    attribute:"see_also",
    value:"https://security-tracker.debian.org/tracker/CVE-2011-2508"
  );
  script_set_attribute(
    attribute:"see_also",
    value:"https://security-tracker.debian.org/tracker/CVE-2011-2642"
  );
  script_set_attribute(
    attribute:"see_also",
    value:"https://security-tracker.debian.org/tracker/CVE-2011-2642"
  );
  script_set_attribute(
    attribute:"see_also",
    value:"https://packages.debian.org/source/squeeze/phpmyadmin"
  );
  script_set_attribute(
    attribute:"see_also",
    value:"http://www.debian.org/security/2011/dsa-2286"
  );
  script_set_attribute(
    attribute:"solution", 
    value:
"Upgrade the phpmyadmin packages.

For the stable distribution (squeeze), these problems have been fixed
in version 3.3.7-6."
  );
  script_set_cvss_base_vector("CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P");
  script_set_cvss_temporal_vector("CVSS2#E:POC/RL:OF/RC:C");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"exploitability_ease", value:"Exploits are available");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"exploit_available", value:"true");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"d2_elliot_name", value:"Phpmyadmin 3.x RCE");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"exploit_framework_d2_elliot", value:"true");

  script_set_attribute(attribute:"plugin_type", value:"local");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"cpe", value:"p-cpe:/a:debian:debian_linux:phpmyadmin");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"cpe", value:"cpe:/o:debian:debian_linux:6.0");

  script_set_attribute(attribute:"patch_publication_date", value:"2011/07/26");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"plugin_publication_date", value:"2011/07/28");
  script_end_attributes();

  script_category(ACT_GATHER_INFO);
  script_copyright(english:"This script is Copyright (C) 2011-2018 Tenable Network Security, Inc.");
  script_family(english:"Debian Local Security Checks");

  script_dependencies("ssh_get_info.nasl");
  script_require_keys("Host/local_checks_enabled", "Host/Debian/release", "Host/Debian/dpkg-l");

  exit(0);
}


include("audit.inc");
include("debian_package.inc");


if (!get_kb_item("Host/local_checks_enabled")) audit(AUDIT_LOCAL_CHECKS_NOT_ENABLED);
if (!get_kb_item("Host/Debian/release")) audit(AUDIT_OS_NOT, "Debian");
if (!get_kb_item("Host/Debian/dpkg-l")) audit(AUDIT_PACKAGE_LIST_MISSING);


flag = 0;
if (deb_check(release:"6.0", prefix:"phpmyadmin", reference:"3.3.7-6")) flag++;

if (flag)
{
  if (report_verbosity > 0) security_hole(port:0, extra:deb_report_get());
  else security_hole(0);
  exit(0);
}
else audit(AUDIT_HOST_NOT, "affected");