FreeBSD : pear-XML_RPC -- arbitrary remote code execution (523fad14-eb9d-11d9-a8bd-000cf18bbe54)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

GulfTech Security Research Team reports :

PEAR XML_RPC is vulnerable to a very high risk php code injection
vulnerability due to unsanatized data being passed into an eval()
call.

See also :

http://www.gulftech.org/?node=research&article_id=00087-07012005
http://www.hardened-php.net/advisory-022005.php
http://www.nessus.org/u?c49ea89d

Solution :

Update the affected package.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 18933 (freebsd_pkg_523fad14eb9d11d9a8bd000cf18bbe54.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2005-1921

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