FreeBSD : phpmyadmin -- XSS Vulnerability (85b0bbc8-a7a5-11dd-8283-001c2514716c)
Low Nessus Plugin ID 34686
SynopsisThe remote FreeBSD host is missing one or more security-related updates.
DescriptionSecurityFocus reports :
phpMyAdmin is prone to a cross-site scripting vulnerability because it fails to sufficiently sanitize user-supplied data.
An attacker may leverage this issue to execute arbitrary script code in the browser of an unsuspecting user in the context of the affected site. This may allow the attacker to steal cookie-based authentication credentials and to launch other attacks.
SolutionUpdate the affected packages.