FreeBSD : phpmyadmin -- XSS (15485ae8-9848-11dc-9e48-0016179b2dd5)

Low Nessus Plugin ID 28316


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


phpMyAdmin security announcement :

The login page auth_type cookie was vulnerable to XSS via the convcharset parameter. An attacker could use this to execute malicious code on the visitors computer


Update the affected package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Low

ID: 28316

File Name: freebsd_pkg_15485ae8984811dc9e480016179b2dd5.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.16 $

Type: local

Published: 2007/11/26

Modified: 2014/08/14

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Low


Base Score: 2.6

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

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: 2007/11/21

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2007/11/20

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2007-6100

CWE: 79