[ MDVSA-2013:160 ] phpmyadmin

2013-05-06T00:00:00
ID SECURITYVULNS:DOC:29325
Type securityvulns
Reporter Securityvulns
Modified 2013-05-06T00:00:00

Description

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Mandriva Linux Security Advisory MDVSA-2013:160 http://www.mandriva.com/en/support/security/


Package : phpmyadmin Date : May 3, 2013 Affected: Business Server 1.0


Problem Description:

Updated phpmyadmin package fixes security vulnerabilities:

In some PHP versions, the preg_replace\(\) function can be tricked into executing arbitrary PHP code on the server. This is done by passing a crafted argument as the regular expression, containing a null byte. phpMyAdmin does not correctly sanitize an argument passed to preg_replace\(\) when using the Replace table prefix feature, opening the way to this vulnerability (CVE-2013-3238).

phpMyAdmin can be configured to save an export file on the web server, via its SaveDir directive. With this in place, it's possible, either via a crafted filename template or a crafted table name, to save a double extension file like foobar.php.sql. In turn, an Apache webserver on which there is no definition for the MIME type sql (the default) will treat this saved file as a .php script, leading to remote code execution (CVE-2013-3239).


References:

http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2013-3238 http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2013-3239 https://wiki.mageia.org/en/Support/Advisories/MGASA-2013-0133


Updated Packages:

Mandriva Business Server 1/X86_64: d78888a27ad48ca81ce02179da8bb0bc mbs1/x86_64/phpmyadmin-3.5.8.1-0.1.mbs1.noarch.rpm 4a829064432e63a653c9cca52236334e mbs1/SRPMS/phpmyadmin-3.5.8.1-0.1.mbs1.src.rpm


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All packages are signed by Mandriva for security. You can obtain the GPG public key of the Mandriva Security Team by executing:

gpg --recv-keys --keyserver pgp.mit.edu 0x22458A98

You can view other update advisories for Mandriva Linux at:

http://www.mandriva.com/en/support/security/advisories/

If you want to report vulnerabilities, please contact

security_(at)_mandriva.com


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