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CVE-2014-4954 Detail

Description

Cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerability in the PMA_getHtmlForActionLinks function in libraries/structure.lib.php in phpMyAdmin 4.2.x before 4.2.6 allows remote authenticated users to inject arbitrary web script or HTML via a crafted table comment that is improperly handled during construction of a database structure page.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  07/20/2014

Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 3.5 LOW
Vector: (AV:N/AC:M/Au:S/C:N/I:P/A:N) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 6.8


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Medium
Authentication (AU): Single
Confidentiality (C): None
Integrity (I): Partial
Availability (A): None
Additional Information:
Victim must voluntarily interact with attack mechanism
Allows unauthorized modification

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Hyperlink Resource
http://www.phpmyadmin.net/home_page/security/PMASA-2014-4.php Vendor Advisory
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/68798
https://github.com/phpmyadmin/phpmyadmin/commit/57475371a5b515c83bfc1bb2efcdf3ddb14787ed

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

  • Cross-Site Scripting (XSS) (CWE-79)

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:phpmyadmin:phpmyadmin:4.2.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:phpmyadmin:phpmyadmin:4.2.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:phpmyadmin:phpmyadmin:4.2.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:phpmyadmin:phpmyadmin:4.2.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:phpmyadmin:phpmyadmin:4.2.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:phpmyadmin:phpmyadmin:4.2.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2014-4954
NVD Published Date:
07/20/2014
NVD Last Modified:
09/03/2015