phpMyAdmin up to cross site scripting

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A vulnerability classified as problematic has been found in phpMyAdmin up to (Database Administration Software). Affected is an unknown code block. The manipulation with an unknown input leads to a cross site scripting vulnerability. CWE is classifying the issue as CWE-79. The product does not neutralize or incorrectly neutralizes user-controllable input before it is placed in output that is used as a web page that is served to other users. This is going to have an impact on integrity. CVE summarizes:

Cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerability in phpMyAdmin before allows remote attackers to inject arbitrary web script or HTML via a crafted SQL bookmark.

The weakness was released 07/01/2009 by Sven Vetsch (Website). The advisory is shared for download at This vulnerability is traded as CVE-2009-2284 since 07/01/2009. It is possible to launch the attack remotely. The exploitation doesn't require any form of authentication. Successful exploitation requires user interaction by the victim. There are neither technical details nor an exploit publicly available. The MITRE ATT&CK project declares the attack technique as T1059.007.

The vulnerability scanner Nessus provides a plugin with the ID 39605 (Fedora 9 : phpMyAdmin- (2009-7337)), which helps to determine the existence of the flaw in a target environment. It is assigned to the family Fedora Local Security Checks.

Upgrading to version eliminates this vulnerability.

The vulnerability is also documented in the databases at X-Force (51459), Tenable (39605), SecurityFocus (BID 35543†), Secunia (SA35649†) and Vulnerability Center (SBV-22780†). Entries connected to this vulnerability are available at VDB-151993, VDB-152464, VDB-162485 and VDB-162486.






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Class: Cross site scripting
CWE: CWE-79 / CWE-74 / CWE-707

Local: No
Remote: Yes

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Nessus ID: 39605
Nessus Name: Fedora 9 : phpMyAdmin- (2009-7337)
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OpenVAS ID: 64357
OpenVAS Name: Fedora Core 11 FEDORA-2009-7329 (phpMyAdmin)
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Recommended: Upgrade
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Researcher: Sven Vetsch
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CVE: CVE-2009-2284 (🔍)
X-Force: 51459
SecurityFocus: 35543 - phpMyAdmin SQL bookmark HTML Injection Vulnerability
Secunia: 35649 - phpMyAdmin SQL Bookmark Script Insertion Vulnerability, Less Critical
Vulnerability Center: 22780 - phpMyAdmin \x3C Cross-Site Scripting Vulnerability, Medium

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Created: 03/17/2015 11:38 PM
Updated: 08/12/2021 08:26 AM
Changes: 03/17/2015 11:38 PM (61), 02/11/2017 10:26 AM (13), 08/12/2021 08:26 AM (3)
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