TITLE: phpMyAdmin Cross-Site Scripting Vulnerabilities
SECUNIA ADVISORY ID: SA13241
VERIFY ADVISORY: http://secunia.com/advisories/13241/
CRITICAL: Less critical
IMPACT: Cross Site Scripting
WHERE: >From remote
SOFTWARE: phpMyAdmin 2.x http://secunia.com/product/1720/
DESCRIPTION: Cedric Cochin has reported some vulnerabilities in phpMyAdmin, which can be exploited by malicious people to conduct cross-site scripting attacks.
Input passed to the "zero_rows" and "sql_query" parameters in "read_dump.php" and the "PmaAbsoluteUri" parameter is not sufficiently sanitised before being returned to users. This can be exploited to execute arbitrary HTML or script code in a user's browser session in context of a vulnerable site.
SOLUTION: Update to version 2.6.0-pl3. http://www.phpmyadmin.net/home_page/downloads.php
PROVIDED AND/OR DISCOVERED BY: Cedric Cochin
ORIGINAL ADVISORY: Vendor: http://www.phpmyadmin.net/home_page/security.php?issue=PMASA-2004-3
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