FreeBSD : phpmyadmin -- XSS vulnerability (58247a96-01c8-11da-bc08-0001020eed82)

This script is Copyright (C) 2005-2014 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

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

Description :

A phpMyAdmin security announcement reports :

The convcharset parameter was not correctly validated, opening the
door to a XSS attack.

See also :

http://marc.info/?l=bugtraq&m=111264361622660
http://www.phpmyadmin.net/home_page/security.php?issue=PMASA-2005-3
http://www.nessus.org/u?8d5ec5fb

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.3
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N)
CVSS Temporal Score : 3.7
(CVSS2#E:H/RL:OF/RC:ND)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 19343 (freebsd_pkg_58247a9601c811dabc080001020eed82.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 12982

CVE ID: CVE-2005-0992

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