FreeBSD : phpmyadmin -- remote command execution vulnerability (fc07c9ca-22ce-11d9-814e-0001020eed82)

High Nessus Plugin ID 36697


The remote FreeBSD host is missing one or more security-related updates.


From the phpMyAdmin 2.6.0p2 release notes :

If PHP is not running in safe mode, a problem in the MIME-based transformation system (with an 'external' transformation) allows to execute any command with the privileges of the web server's user.


Update the affected packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 36697

File Name: freebsd_pkg_fc07c9ca22ce11d9814e0001020eed82.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.14 $

Type: local

Published: 2009/04/23

Modified: 2013/06/22

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 7.5

Temporal Score: 6.5

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:phpMyAdmin, 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: 2004/10/20

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2004/10/11

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2004-2630

BID: 11391