FreeBSD : phpmyadmin -- HTTP Response Splitting vulnerability (c55f9ed0-56a7-11da-a3f0-00123ffe8333)

High Nessus Plugin ID 21509


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


A phpMyAdmin security advisory reports :

Some scripts in phpMyAdmin are vulnerable to an HTTP Response Splitting attack.

Severity :

We consider these vulnerabilities to be serious. However, they can only be triggered on systems running with register_globals = on.


Update the affected package.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 21509

File Name: freebsd_pkg_c55f9ed056a711daa3f000123ffe8333.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.10 $

Type: local

Published: 2006/05/13

Modified: 2013/06/22

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

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

Patch Publication Date: 2005/11/16

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2005/11/15

Reference Information

Secunia: 17578