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CVE-2008-1567 Detail

Current Description

phpMyAdmin before 2.11.5.1 stores the MySQL (1) username and (2) password, and the (3) Blowfish secret key, in cleartext in a Session file under /tmp, which allows local users to obtain sensitive information.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  03/31/2008
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Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 2.1 LOW
Vector: (AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 3.9


Access Vector (AV): Local
Access Complexity (AC): Low
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): Partial
Integrity (I): None
Availability (A): None
Additional Information:
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information

References to Advisories, Solutions, and Tools

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Hyperlink Resource
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2008-11/msg00002.html
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2009-02/msg00000.html
http://sourceforge.net/tracker/index.php?func=detail&aid=1909711&group_id=23067&atid=377408
http://www.debian.org/security/2008/dsa-1557 Patch
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2008:131
http://www.phpmyadmin.net/home_page/security.php?issue=PMASA-2008-2 Patch Vendor Advisory
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/28560 Patch
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/1037/references Vendor Advisory
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/41541
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2008-April/msg00031.html
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2008-April/msg00080.html

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

  • Information Leak / Disclosure (CWE-200)

Change History

2 change records found - show changes

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2008-1567
NVD Published Date:
03/31/2008
NVD Last Modified:
08/07/2017