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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2011-4107 (1 public exploit)

The simplexml_load_string function in the XML import plug-in (libraries/import/xml.php) in phpMyAdmin 3.4.x before 3.4.7.1 and 3.3.x before 3.3.10.5 allows remote authenticated users to read arbitrary files via XML data containing external entity references, aka an XML external entity (XXE) injection attack.
Publish Date : 2011-11-17 Last Update Date : 2012-11-06
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
4.3
Confidentiality Impact Partial (There is considerable informational disclosure.)
Integrity Impact None (There is no impact to the integrity of the system)
Availability Impact None (There is no impact to the availability of the system.)
Access Complexity Medium (The access conditions are somewhat specialized. Some preconditions must be satistified to exploit)
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s) Obtain Information
CWE ID 200

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
DSA-2391-1 phpmyadmin -- several oval:org.mitre.oval:def:15400 unix
OVAL (Open Vulnerability and Assessment Language) definitions define exactly what should be done to verify a vulnerability or a missing patch. Check out the OVAL definitions if you want to learn what you should do to verify a vulnerability.

- Products Affected By CVE-2011-4107

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Phpmyadmin Phpmyadmin 3.3.5.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Phpmyadmin Phpmyadmin 3.3.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Phpmyadmin Phpmyadmin 3.3.7 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Phpmyadmin Phpmyadmin 3.3.8 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Phpmyadmin Phpmyadmin 3.3.8.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Phpmyadmin Phpmyadmin 3.3.9.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Phpmyadmin Phpmyadmin 3.3.9.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application Phpmyadmin Phpmyadmin 3.3.9.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application Phpmyadmin Phpmyadmin 3.3.10.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 Application Phpmyadmin Phpmyadmin 3.3.10.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 Application Phpmyadmin Phpmyadmin 3.3.10.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 Application Phpmyadmin Phpmyadmin 3.3.10.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 Application Phpmyadmin Phpmyadmin 3.3.10.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 Application Phpmyadmin Phpmyadmin 3.4.0.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
15 Application Phpmyadmin Phpmyadmin 3.4.1.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
16 Application Phpmyadmin Phpmyadmin 3.4.2.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
17 Application Phpmyadmin Phpmyadmin 3.4.3.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
18 Application Phpmyadmin Phpmyadmin 3.4.3.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
19 Application Phpmyadmin Phpmyadmin 3.4.3.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
20 Application Phpmyadmin Phpmyadmin 3.4.4.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
21 Application Phpmyadmin Phpmyadmin 3.4.5.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
22 Application Phpmyadmin Phpmyadmin 3.4.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
23 Application Phpmyadmin Phpmyadmin 3.4.7 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Phpmyadmin Phpmyadmin 23

- References For CVE-2011-4107

http://lists.fedoraproject.org/pipermail/package-announce/2011-November/069625.html
FEDORA FEDORA-2011-15841
http://lists.fedoraproject.org/pipermail/package-announce/2011-November/069635.html
FEDORA FEDORA-2011-15846
http://lists.fedoraproject.org/pipermail/package-announce/2011-November/069649.html
FEDORA FEDORA-2011-15831
http://osvdb.org/76798
OSVDB 76798
Exploit! http://packetstormsecurity.org/files/view/106511/phpmyadmin-fileread.txt
http://secunia.com/advisories/46447
SECUNIA 46447
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2011:198
MANDRIVA MDVSA-2011:198
http://www.debian.org/security/2012/dsa-2391
DEBIAN DSA-2391
http://seclists.org/fulldisclosure/2011/Nov/21
FULLDISC 20111102 PhpMyAdmin Arbitrary File Reading
http://www.wooyun.org/bugs/wooyun-2010-03185
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2011/11/03/3
MLIST [oss-security] 20111103 CVE Request -- phpMyAdmin -- Arbitrary local file read flaw by loading XML strings / importing XML files
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/50497
BID 50497 phpMyAdmin 'simplexml_load_string()' Function Information Disclosure Vulnerability Release Date:2012-01-23
http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/71108
XF phpmyadmin-xml-info-disclosure(71108)
http://www.phpmyadmin.net/home_page/security/PMASA-2011-17.php CONFIRM
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=751112
http://securityreason.com/securityalert/8533
SREASON 8533
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2011/11/03/5
MLIST [oss-security] 20111103 Re: CVE Request -- phpMyAdmin -- Arbitrary local file read flaw by loading XML strings / importing XML files

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2011-4107

There are not any metasploit modules related to this vulnerability (Please visit www.metasploit.com for more information)


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