FreeBSD : phpMyAdmin -- XSS due to unescaped HTML output in Create View page (6b97436c-ce1e-11e2-9cb2-6805ca0b3d42)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

The phpMyAdmin development team reports :

When creating a view with a crafted name and an incorrect CREATE
statement, it is possible to trigger an XSS.

This vulnerability can be triggered only by someone who logged in to
phpMyAdmin, as the usual token protection prevents non-logged-in users
from accessing the required form.

See also :

http://www.phpmyadmin.net/home_page/security/PMASA-2013-6.php
http://www.nessus.org/u?043d7056

Solution :

Update the affected package.

Risk factor :

Low / CVSS Base Score : 3.5
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:S/C:N/I:P/A:N)

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 66814 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2013-3742

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