ESB-2018.0518 - [Win][UNIX/Linux] phpMyAdmin: Cross-site scripting - Remote with user interaction 2018-02-22

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             AUSCERT External Security Bulletin Redistribution

                               ESB-2018.0518
                        phpMyAdmin security update
                             22 February 2018

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        AusCERT Security Bulletin Summary
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Product:           phpMyAdmin
Publisher:         phpmyadmin
Operating System:  UNIX variants (UNIX, Linux, OSX)
                   Windows
Impact/Access:     Cross-site Scripting -- Remote with User Interaction
Resolution:        Patch/Upgrade
CVE Names:         CVE-2018-7260  

Original Bulletin: 
   https://www.phpmyadmin.net/security/PMASA-2018-1/

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PMASA-2018-1

Announcement-ID: PMASA-2018-1

Date: 2018-02-20

Summary

Self XSS in central columns feature

Description

A self-cross site scripting (XSS) vulnerability has been reported relating to the 
central columns feature.

Severity

We consider this vulnerability to be of moderate severity.

Mitigation factor

A valid token must be used in the attack

Affected Versions

Versions 4.7.x (prior to 4.7.8) are affected.

Solution

Upgrade to phpMyAdmin 4.7.8 or newer or apply patch listed below.

References

Thanks to Mayur Udiniya for finding this vulnerability.

Assigned CVE ids: CVE-2018-7260

CWE ids: CWE-661

Patches

The following commits have been made on the 4.7 branch to fix this issue:

    d2886a3

More information

For further information and in case of questions, please contact the phpMyAdmin team. 
Our website is phpmyadmin.net.

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