FreeBSD : phpmyadmin -- command execution vulnerability (0ff0e9a6-4ee0-11d9-a9e7-0001020eed82)

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Synopsis :

The remote FreeBSD host is missing a security-related update.

Description :

A phpMyAdmin security announcement reports :

Command execution: since phpMyAdmin 2.6.0-pl2, on a system where
external MIME-based transformations are activated, an attacker can put
into MySQL data an offensive value that starts a shell command when

Enabling PHP safe mode on the server can be used as a workaround for
this vulnerability.

See also :

Solution :

Update the affected package.

Risk factor :

Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 18842 (freebsd_pkg_0ff0e9a64ee011d9a9e70001020eed82.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2004-1147

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