Upstream information

CVE-2008-5587 at MITRE


Directory traversal vulnerability in libraries/ in phpPgAdmin 4.2.1 and earlier, when register_globals is enabled, allows remote attackers to read arbitrary files via a .. (dot dot) in the _language parameter to index.php.

SUSE information

Overall state of this security issue: Resolved

This issue is currently rated as having moderate severity.

CVSS v2 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database
Base Score 4.3
Vector AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Medium
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact Partial
Integrity Impact None
Availability Impact None
SUSE Bugzilla entries: 462762 [RESOLVED / FIXED], 721976 [RESOLVED / FIXED], 754694 [RESOLVED / FIXED]

SUSE Security Advisories:

  • SUSE-SR:2009:004, published Tue, 17 Feb 2009 10:00:00 +0000
  • openSUSE-SU-2012:0493-1

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
openSUSE Tumbleweed
  • >=

SUSE Timeline for this CVE

CVE page created: Fri Jun 28 06:38:21 2013
CVE page last modified: Sat Jun 15 17:42:10 2024