FreeBSD : phpmyadmin -- increased privilege vulnerability (6192ae3d-9595-11d9-a9e0-0001020eed82)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 18955


The remote FreeBSD host is missing one or more security-related updates.


The phpMyAdmin team reports :

Escaping of the '_' character was not properly done, giving a wildcard privilege when editing db-specific privileges with phpMyAdmin.


Update the affected packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 18955

File Name: freebsd_pkg_6192ae3d959511d9a9e00001020eed82.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.15 $

Type: local

Published: 2005/07/13

Modified: 2013/06/21

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 4.6

Vector: CVSS2#AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:phpMyAdmin, p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:phpmyadmin, cpe:/o:freebsd:freebsd

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/FreeBSD/release, Host/FreeBSD/pkg_info

Patch Publication Date: 2005/03/15

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2005/02/01

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2005-0653