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The remote FreeBSD host is missing a security-related update.
The phpMyAdmin development team reports :
DoS vulnerability with long passwords.
With very long passwords it was possible to initiate a denial of
service attack on phpMyAdmin.
We consider this vulnerability to be serious.
This vulnerability can be mitigated by configuring throttling in the
XSS vulnerability in redirection mechanism.
With a crafted URL it was possible to trigger an XSS in the
redirection mechanism in phpMyAdmin.
We consider this vulnerability to be non critical.
See also :
Update the affected package.
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0