Fedora 9 : phpMyAdmin-2.11.9.2-1.fc9 (2008-8335)

2008-09-25T00:00:00
ID FEDORA_2008-8335.NASL
Type nessus
Reporter This script is Copyright (C) 2008-2019 Tenable Network Security, Inc.
Modified 2020-08-02T00:00:00

Description

This update by upstream to phpMyAdmin 2.11.9.2 solves a not yet clearly specified XSS in MSIE using NUL byte vulnerability. - [auth] Links to version number on login screen - [core] PMA does not start if ini_set() is disabled

  • [bookmarks] Saved queries greater than 1000 chars not displayed - [export] Export type

                                        
                                            #%NASL_MIN_LEVEL 80502
#
# (C) Tenable Network Security, Inc.
#
# The descriptive text and package checks in this plugin were  
# extracted from Fedora Security Advisory 2008-8335.
#

include("compat.inc");

if (description)
{
  script_id(34285);
  script_version ("1.11");
  script_cvs_date("Date: 2019/08/02 13:32:28");

  script_cve_id("CVE-2008-4096");
  script_xref(name:"FEDORA", value:"2008-8335");

  script_name(english:"Fedora 9 : phpMyAdmin-2.11.9.2-1.fc9 (2008-8335)");
  script_summary(english:"Checks rpm output for the updated package.");

  script_set_attribute(
    attribute:"synopsis", 
    value:"The remote Fedora host is missing a security update."
  );
  script_set_attribute(
    attribute:"description", 
    value:
"This update by upstream to phpMyAdmin 2.11.9.2 solves a not yet
clearly specified XSS in MSIE using NUL byte vulnerability. - [auth]
Links to version number on login screen - [core] PMA does not start if
ini_set() is disabled

  - [bookmarks] Saved queries greater than 1000 chars not
    displayed - [export] Export type 'replace' does not work
    - [export] DROP PROCEDURE needs IF EXISTS

  - [export] Numbers in Excel export - [lang] Norwegian
    UTF-8 original file remerged - [parser] Undefined
    variable seen_from - [security] Code execution
    vulnerability - [security] XSS in MSIE using NUL byte

Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding
description block directly from the Fedora security advisory. Tenable
has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible
without introducing additional issues."
  );
  script_set_attribute(
    attribute:"see_also",
    value:"https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=463260"
  );
  # https://lists.fedoraproject.org/pipermail/package-announce/2008-September/014759.html
  script_set_attribute(
    attribute:"see_also",
    value:"http://www.nessus.org/u?7f3136c4"
  );
  script_set_attribute(
    attribute:"solution", 
    value:"Update the affected phpMyAdmin package."
  );
  script_set_cvss_base_vector("CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:S/C:C/I:C/A:C");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"exploitability_ease", value:"Exploits are available");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"exploit_available", value:"true");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"exploit_framework_core", value:"true");
  script_cwe_id(20);

  script_set_attribute(attribute:"plugin_type", value:"local");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"cpe", value:"p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:phpMyAdmin");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"cpe", value:"cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:9");

  script_set_attribute(attribute:"patch_publication_date", value:"2008/09/24");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"plugin_publication_date", value:"2008/09/25");
  script_end_attributes();

  script_category(ACT_GATHER_INFO);
  script_copyright(english:"This script is Copyright (C) 2008-2019 Tenable Network Security, Inc.");
  script_family(english:"Fedora Local Security Checks");

  script_dependencies("ssh_get_info.nasl");
  script_require_keys("Host/local_checks_enabled", "Host/RedHat/release", "Host/RedHat/rpm-list");

  exit(0);
}


include("audit.inc");
include("global_settings.inc");
include("rpm.inc");

if (!get_kb_item("Host/local_checks_enabled")) audit(AUDIT_LOCAL_CHECKS_NOT_ENABLED);
release = get_kb_item("Host/RedHat/release");
if (isnull(release) || "Fedora" >!< release) audit(AUDIT_OS_NOT, "Fedora");
os_ver = eregmatch(pattern: "Fedora.*release ([0-9]+)", string:release);
if (isnull(os_ver)) audit(AUDIT_UNKNOWN_APP_VER, "Fedora");
os_ver = os_ver[1];
if (! ereg(pattern:"^9([^0-9]|$)", string:os_ver)) audit(AUDIT_OS_NOT, "Fedora 9.x", "Fedora " + os_ver);

if (!get_kb_item("Host/RedHat/rpm-list")) audit(AUDIT_PACKAGE_LIST_MISSING);

cpu = get_kb_item("Host/cpu");
if (isnull(cpu)) audit(AUDIT_UNKNOWN_ARCH);
if ("x86_64" >!< cpu && cpu !~ "^i[3-6]86$") audit(AUDIT_LOCAL_CHECKS_NOT_IMPLEMENTED, "Fedora", cpu);

flag = 0;
if (rpm_check(release:"FC9", reference:"phpMyAdmin-2.11.9.2-1.fc9")) flag++;


if (flag)
{
  if (report_verbosity > 0) security_hole(port:0, extra:rpm_report_get());
  else security_hole(0);
  exit(0);
}
else
{
  tested = pkg_tests_get();
  if (tested) audit(AUDIT_PACKAGE_NOT_AFFECTED, tested);
  else audit(AUDIT_PACKAGE_NOT_INSTALLED, "phpMyAdmin");
}