FreeBSD : phpmyadmin -- XSS (15485ae8-9848-11dc-9e48-0016179b2dd5)

This script is Copyright (C) 2007-2014 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

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

Description :

phpMyAdmin security announcement :

The login page auth_type cookie was vulnerable to XSS via the
convcharset parameter. An attacker could use this to execute malicious
code on the visitors computer

See also :

http://www.phpmyadmin.net/home_page/security.php?issue=PMASA-2007-8
http://www.nth-dimension.org.uk/downloads.php?id=38
http://www.nessus.org/u?90c7a8bd

Solution :

Update the affected package.

Risk factor :

Low / CVSS Base Score : 2.6
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N)

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 28316 (freebsd_pkg_15485ae8984811dc9e480016179b2dd5.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2007-6100

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