FreeBSD : phpmyadmin -- remote command execution vulnerability (fc07c9ca-22ce-11d9-814e-0001020eed82)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

From the phpMyAdmin 2.6.0p2 release notes :

If PHP is not running in safe mode, a problem in the MIME-based
transformation system (with an 'external' transformation) allows to
execute any command with the privileges of the web server's user.

See also :

http://sourceforge.net/project/shownotes.php?release_id=274709
http://www.nessus.org/u?99a04abb
http://www.nessus.org/u?7278e4b4

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.5
(CVSS2#E:H/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 36697 (freebsd_pkg_fc07c9ca22ce11d9814e0001020eed82.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 11391

CVE ID: CVE-2004-2630

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