FreeBSD : phpmyadmin -- Username/Password Session File Information Disclosure (6eb1dc51-1244-11dd-bab7-0016179b2dd5)

Low Nessus Plugin ID 32065


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


A phpMyAdmin security announcement report :

phpMyAdmin saves sensitive information like the MySQL username and password and the Blowfish secret key in session data, which might be unprotected on a shared host.


Update the affected package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Low

ID: 32065

File Name: freebsd_pkg_6eb1dc51124411ddbab70016179b2dd5.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.12 $

Type: local

Published: 2008/04/28

Modified: 2013/06/21

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Low


Base Score: 2.1

Vector: CVSS2#AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/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: 2008/04/24

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2008/03/31

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2008-1567

Secunia: 29613

CWE: 200