Advisories ยป MGASA-2015-0232

Updated phpmyadmin packages fix security vulnerabilities

Publication date: 18 May 2015
Type: security
Affected Mageia releases : 4
CVE: CVE-2015-3902 , CVE-2015-3903


Updated phpmyadmin package fixes security vulnerabilities:

In phpMyAdmin before, by deceiving a user to click on a crafted URL,
it is possible to alter the configuration file being generated with phpMyAdmin
setup (CVE-2015-3902).

In phpMyAdmin before, a vulnerability in the API call to GitHub can
be exploited to perform a man-in-the-middle attack (CVE-2015-3903).

With this update, the phpmyadmin package has been updated to the 4.2 branch,
which has some additional changes and new features.  The 4.1 branch is no
longer supported.