[SECURITY] Fedora 21 Update: phpMyAdmin-

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Fedora Update Notification
2014-09-16 18:28:56

Name        : phpMyAdmin
Product     : Fedora 21
Version     :
Release     : 2.fc21
URL         : http://www.phpmyadmin.net/
Summary     : Handle the administration of MySQL over the World Wide Web
Description :
phpMyAdmin is a tool written in PHP intended to handle the administration of
MySQL over the World Wide Web. Most frequently used operations are supported
by the user interface (managing databases, tables, fields, relations, indexes,
users, permissions), while you still have the ability to directly execute any
SQL statement.

Features include an intuitive web interface, support for most MySQL features
(browse and drop databases, tables, views, fields and indexes, create, copy,
drop, rename and alter databases, tables, fields and indexes, maintenance
server, databases and tables, with proposals on server configuration, execute,
edit and bookmark any SQL-statement, even batch-queries, manage MySQL users
and privileges, manage stored procedures and triggers), import data from CSV
and SQL, export data to various formats: CSV, SQL, XML, PDF, OpenDocument Text
and Spreadsheet, Word, Excel, LATEX and others, administering multiple servers,
creating PDF graphics of your database layout, creating complex queries using
Query-by-example (QBE), searching globally in a database or a subset of it,
transforming stored data into any format using a set of predefined functions,
like displaying BLOB-data as image or download-link and much more...

Update Information:

phpMyAdmin (2014-09-13)

  * [security] DOM based XSS that results to a CSRF that creates a ROOT account in certain conditions

* Wed Sep 17 2014 Robert Scheck <robert at fedoraproject.org>
- Move rm(1) calls from %install to %prep (#1121355 #c10)
* Tue Sep 16 2014 Robert Scheck <robert at fedoraproject.org>
- Upgrade to (#1141635)

  [ 1 ] Bug #1141635 - CVE-2014-6300 phpMyAdmin: XSS flaw possibly leading to root account creation (PMASA-2014-10)

This update can be installed with the "yum" update program.  Use
su -c 'yum update phpMyAdmin' at the command line.
For more information, refer to "Managing Software with yum",
available at http://docs.fedoraproject.org/yum/.

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