FreeBSD : phpMyAdmin -- multiple vulnerabilities (cd68ff50-362b-11e0-ad36-00215c6a37bb)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

phpMyAdmin team reports :

It was possible to create a bookmark which would be executed
unintentionally by other users.

When the files README, ChangeLog or LICENSE have been removed from
their original place (possibly by the distributor), the scripts used
to display these files can show their full path, leading to possible
further attacks.

See also :

http://www.phpmyadmin.net/home_page/security/PMASA-2011-2.php
http://www.phpmyadmin.net/home_page/security/PMASA-2011-1.php
http://www.nessus.org/u?66834e47

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

High

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 51965 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID:

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