FreeBSD : phpMyAdmin -- XSS attack in database search (753f8185-5ba9-42a4-be02-3f55ee580093)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 50838


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


phpMyAdmin team reports :

It was possible to conduct a XSS attack using spoofed request on the db search script.


Update the affected packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 50838

File Name: freebsd_pkg_753f81855ba942a4be023f55ee580093.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.7 $

Type: local

Published: 2010/11/30

Modified: 2014/09/18

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 4.3

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:phpMyAdmin, p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:phpMyAdmin211, cpe:/o:freebsd:freebsd

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/FreeBSD/release, Host/FreeBSD/pkg_info

Patch Publication Date: 2010/11/30

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2010/11/29

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2010-4329