FreeBSD : phpmyadmin -- file disclosure vulnerability (9f0a405e-4edd-11d9-a9e7-0001020eed82)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

A phpMyAdmin security announcement reports :

File disclosure: on systems where the UploadDir mecanism is active,
read_dump.php can be called with a crafted form; using the fact that
the sql_localfile variable is not sanitized can lead to a file

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 :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 19051 (freebsd_pkg_9f0a405e4edd11d9a9e70001020eed82.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2004-1148

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