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eWeek: Security Flaws Haunt Open-Source Projects

Feb 25, 2005, 19:00 (4 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Ryan Naraine)

"Multiple vulnerabilities in two popular open-source projects--phpMyAdmin and phpBB--could put users at risk of cross-site scripting and information disclosure attacks, security researchers warned Thursday.

"According to an alert from research firm Secunia, users of the phpMyAdmin application should apply the latest versions of the application to avoid malicious hacking attacks..."

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