FreeBSD : phpmyadmin -- increased privilege vulnerability (6192ae3d-9595-11d9-a9e0-0001020eed82)

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Synopsis :

The remote FreeBSD host is missing one or more security-related
updates.

Description :

The phpMyAdmin team reports :

Escaping of the '_' character was not properly done, giving a wildcard
privilege when editing db-specific privileges with phpMyAdmin.

See also :

http://sourceforge.net/forum/forum.php?forum_id=450948
http://www.nessus.org/u?502f7f16
http://www.nessus.org/u?5f0ccbce

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.6
(CVSS2#AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 18955 (freebsd_pkg_6192ae3d959511d9a9e00001020eed82.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2005-0653

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