FreeBSD : phpmyadmin -- local file inclusion vulnerability (9b7053fd-3ab5-11da-9484-00123ffe8333)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 21484


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


A phpMyAdmin security announcement reports :

In libraries/grab_globals.lib.php, the $__redirect parameter was not correctly validated, opening the door to a local file inclusion attack.

We consider this vulnerability to be serious.


Update the affected package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 21484

File Name: freebsd_pkg_9b7053fd3ab511da948400123ffe8333.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.20 $

Type: local

Published: 2006/05/13

Modified: 2013/06/22

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 5

Temporal Score: 4.3

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:H/RL:OF/RC:ND

Vulnerability Information

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

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

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: No exploit is required

Patch Publication Date: 2005/10/11

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2005/10/11

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2005-3299

BID: 15053