Date: Thu, 03 Nov 2011 09:57:56 -0600 From: Kurt Seifried <kseifried@...hat.com> To: oss-security@...ts.openwall.com CC: Jan Lieskovsky <jlieskov@...hat.com>, "Steven M. Christey" <coley@...us.mitre.org>, phpMyAdmin Security Team <security@...myadmin.net> Subject: Re: CVE Request -- phpMyAdmin -- Arbitrary local file read flaw by loading XML strings / importing XML files On 11/03/2011 09:01 AM, Jan Lieskovsky wrote: > Hello Kurt, Steve, vendors, phpMyAdmin Security Team, > > a local file inclusion flaw was found in the way XML import plug-in of > phpMyAdmin, a tool written in PHP intended to handle the administration > of MySQL over the World Wide Web, performed import of malformed XML > files. A remote attacker could provide a specially-crafted XML file, > which once imported into the phpMyAdmin service instance would lead to > arbitrary local file (accessible with the privileges of the phpMyAdmin > user) read / retrieval. > > References: >  http://seclists.org/fulldisclosure/2011/Nov/21 >  http://www.wooyun.org/bugs/wooyun-2010-03185 >  https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=751112 > > Could you allocate a CVE id for this? > > Thank you && Regards, Jan. > -- > Jan iankko Lieskovsky / Red Hat Security Response Team > > P.S.: Cc-ed phpMyAdmin security team to clarify upstream patch status. > Please use CVE-2011-4107 for this issue. -- -Kurt Seifried / Red Hat Security Response Team
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