FreeBSD : mahara -- sql injection vulnerability (5053420c-4935-11df-83fb-0015587e2cc1)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

The Debian security team reports :

It was discovered that mahara, an electronic portfolio, weblog, and
resume builder is not properly escaping input when generating a unique
username based on a remote user name from a single sign-on
application. An attacker can use this to compromise the mahara
database via crafted user names.

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?dc24bb63

Solution :

Update the affected package.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.2
(CVSS2#E:F/RL:OF/RC:ND)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 45561 (freebsd_pkg_5053420c493511df83fb0015587e2cc1.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 39253

CVE ID: CVE-2010-0400

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