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Date: Thu, 15 Sep 2011 10:43:57 -0400 (EDT)
From: "Steven M. Christey" <>
Subject: Re: CVE Request --- phpMyAdmin -- Multiple XSS flaws
 in versions v3.4.0 to v3.4.4 (PMASA-2011-14)


This actually requires two different CVEs because there are different 
researchers for each one.

- Steve

On Thu, 15 Sep 2011, Jan Lieskovsky wrote:

> Hello Josh, Steve, vendors,
>  multiple XSS flaws have been recently reported in the v3.4.4
> (and earlier 3.4.X) version of phpMyAdmin (PMASA-2011-14):
> [1]
> 1) An XSS flaw was found in the way phpMyAdmin processed row content,
>   containing JavaScript code, after its inline editing and saving,
> 2) It was found that phpMyAdmin did not properly sanitize the content
>   of db, table, and column names prior use of their values.
> A remote attacker could use these flaws to conduct XSS attacks (execute
> arbitrary HTML or web script) by tricking authenticated phpMyAdmin user into 
> visiting of a specially-crafted URL.
> References:
> [2]
> [3]
> Could you allocate a CVE id for these?
> Thank you && Regards, Jan.
> --
> Jan iankko Lieskovsky / Red Hat Security Response Team

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