FreeBSD : phpMyAdmin -- Self-XSS due to unescaped HTML output in import. (0871d18b-9638-11e3-a371-6805ca0b3d42)

Low Nessus Plugin ID 72527


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


The phpMyAdmin development team reports :

When importing a file with crafted filename, it is possible to trigger an XSS. We consider this vulnerability to be non critical.


Update the affected package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Low

ID: 72527

File Name: freebsd_pkg_0871d18b963811e3a3716805ca0b3d42.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.2 $

Type: local

Published: 2014/02/17

Modified: 2014/02/21

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Low


Base Score: 3.5

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:S/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: 2014/02/15

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2014/02/15

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2014-1879