FreeBSD : phpMyAdmin -- Risk of BREACH attack due to reflected parameter (81b4c118-c586-11e4-8495-6805ca0b3d42)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

The phpMyAdmin development team reports :

Risk of BREACH attack due to reflected parameter.

With a large number of crafted requests it was possible to infer the
CSRF token by a BREACH attack.

Mitigation factor: this vulnerability can only be exploited in the
presence of another vulnerability that allows the attacker to inject
JavaScript into victim's browser.

See also :

http://www.phpmyadmin.net/home_page/security/PMASA-2015-1.php
http://www.nessus.org/u?238005f9

Solution :

Update the affected package.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N)

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 81683 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2015-2206

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