FreeBSD : phpMyAdmin -- Multiple XSS due to unescaped HTML output in Trigger, Procedure and Event pages and Fetching the version information from a non-SSL site is vulnerable to a MITM attack (ef417da3-1640-11e2-999b-e0cb4e266481)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

The phpMyAdmin development team reports :

When creating/modifying a trigger, event or procedure with a crafted
name, it is possible to trigger an XSS.

To display information about the current phpMyAdmin version on the
main page, a piece of JavaScript is fetched from the phpmyadmin.net
website in non-SSL mode. A man-in-the-middle could modify this script
on the wire to cause mischief.

See also :

http://www.phpmyadmin.net/home_page/security/PMASA-2012-6.php
http://www.phpmyadmin.net/home_page/security/PMASA-2012-7.php
http://www.nessus.org/u?4e453aee

Solution :

Update the affected package.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.3
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N)

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 62539 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2012-5339
CVE-2012-5368

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