CVE-2016-2561

NameCVE-2016-2561
DescriptionMultiple cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerabilities in phpMyAdmin 4.4.x before 4.4.15.5 and 4.5.x before 4.5.5.1 allow remote authenticated users to inject arbitrary web script or HTML via (1) normalization.php or (2) js/normalization.js in the database normalization page, (3) templates/database/structure/sortable_header.phtml in the database structure page, or (4) the pos parameter to db_central_columns.php in the central columns page.
SourceCVE (at NVD; CERT, LWN, oss-sec, fulldisc, bugtraq, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SuSE, Mageia, GitHub code/issues, web search, more)
ReferencesDSA-3627-1
NVD severitylow (attack range: remote)

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
phpmyadmin (PTS)wheezy4:3.4.11.1-2+deb7u2fixed
wheezy (security)4:3.4.11.1-2+deb7u8fixed
jessie (security), jessie4:4.2.12-2+deb8u2fixed
stretch4:4.6.6-4fixed
buster, sid4:4.6.6-5fixed

The information below is based on the following data on fixed versions.

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
phpmyadminsource(unstable)4:4.5.5.1-1low
phpmyadminsourcejessie4:4.2.12-2+deb8u2lowDSA-3627-1
phpmyadminsourcewheezy(not affected)

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