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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2010-2958

Original release date: 09/08/2010
Last revised: 09/14/2010
Source: US-CERT/NIST

Overview

Cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerability in libraries/Error.class.php in phpMyAdmin 3.x before 3.3.6 allows remote attackers to inject arbitrary web script or HTML via vectors related to a PHP backtrace and error messages (aka debugging messages), a different vulnerability than CVE-2010-3056.

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 4.3 (MEDIUM) (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N) (legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 8.6
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Network exploitable; Victim must voluntarily interact with attack mechanism
Access Complexity: Medium
Authentication: Not required to exploit
Impact Type: Allows unauthorized modification

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External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 41206
Type: Advisory
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2010-2242
Type: Advisory; Patch Information
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://phpmyadmin.git.sourceforge.net/git/gitweb.cgi?p=phpmyadmin/phpmyadmin;a=commit;h=133a77fac7d31a38703db2099a90c1b49de62e37
Type: Patch Information
External Source: MLIST
Name: [oss-security] 20100901 Re: CVE Request -- phpMyAdmin - v3.6.6 -- XSS attack using debugging messages (CVE-2010-3056 discussion)
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://www.phpmyadmin.net/home_page/security/PMASA-2010-6.php
Type: Advisory; Patch Information
External Source: MLIST
Name: [oss-security] 20100901 CVE Request -- phpMyAdmin - v3.6.6 -- XSS attack using debugging messages (CVE-2010-3056 discussion)

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