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The remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related
The remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-200805-02
(phpMyAdmin: Information disclosure)
Cezary Tomczak reported that an undefined UploadDir variable exposes an
information disclosure vulnerability when running on shared hosts.
A remote attacker with CREATE TABLE permissions can exploit this
vulnerability via a specially crafted HTTP POST request in order to
read arbitrary files.
There is no known workaround at this time.
See also :
All phpMyAdmin users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=dev-db/phpmyadmin-188.8.131.52'
Risk factor :
Low / CVSS Base Score : 3.5
Family: Gentoo Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 32150 (gentoo_GLSA-200805-02.nasl)
CVE ID: CVE-2008-1924
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