ESB-2018.1852 - [SUSE] phpMyAdmin: Multiple vulnerabilities 2018-06-25

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                        phpMyAdmin patched in SUSE
                               25 June 2018


        AusCERT Security Bulletin Summary

Product:           phpMyAdmin
Publisher:         SUSE
Operating System:  SUSE
Impact/Access:     Execute Arbitrary Code/Commands -- Existing Account            
                   Cross-site Scripting            -- Remote with User Interaction
                   Access Confidential Data        -- Existing Account            
Resolution:        Patch/Upgrade
CVE Names:         CVE-2018-12613 CVE-2018-12581 

Reference:         ESB-2018.1834

Original Bulletin:

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   openSUSE Security Update: Security update for phpMyAdmin

Announcement ID:    openSUSE-SU-2018:1809-1
Rating:             important
References:         #1098751 #1098752 
Cross-References:   CVE-2018-12581 CVE-2018-12613
Affected Products:
                    SUSE Package Hub for SUSE Linux Enterprise 12

   An update that fixes two vulnerabilities is now available.


   This update for phpMyAdmin fixes multiple issues.

   Security issues fixed:

   * CVE-2018-12613: File inclusion and remote code execution attack
   * CVE-2018-12581: XSS in Designer feature (boo#1098752)

   This update to version 4.8.2 also contains number of upstream bug fixes
   and improvements.

Patch Instructions:

   To install this openSUSE Security Update use the SUSE recommended installation methods
   like YaST online_update or "zypper patch".

   Alternatively you can run the command listed for your product:

   - SUSE Package Hub for SUSE Linux Enterprise 12:

      zypper in -t patch openSUSE-2018-669=1

Package List:

   - SUSE Package Hub for SUSE Linux Enterprise 12 (noarch):



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