FreeBSD : phpMyAdmin -- reCaptcha bypass (3904f759-5659-11e5-a207-6805ca0b3d42)

This script is Copyright (C) 2015 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

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

Description :

The phpMyAdmin development team reports :

This vulnerability allows to complete the reCaptcha test and
subsequently perform a brute-force attack to guess user credentials
without having to complete further reCaptcha tests.

We consider this vulnerability to be non critical since reCaptcha is
an additional opt-in security measure.

See also :

https://www.phpmyadmin.net/security/PMASA-2015-4/
http://www.nessus.org/u?79782cf5

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: 85858 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2015-6830

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