FreeBSD : phpMyAdmin -- XSRF and man-in-the-middle vulnerabilities (c6e31869-f99f-11e4-9f91-6805ca0b3d42)
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 83441
SynopsisThe remote FreeBSD host is missing a security-related update.
DescriptionThe phpMyAdmin development team reports :
XSRF/CSRF vulnerability in phpMyAdmin setup.
By deceiving a user to click on a crafted URL, it is possible to alter the configuration file being generated with phpMyAdmin setup.
This vulnerability only affects the configuration file generation process and does not affect the effective configuration file.
Moreover, the configuration file being generated is at risk only during the period when it's writable.
Vulnerability allowing man-in-the-middle attack on API call to GitHub.
A vulnerability in the API call to GitHub can be exploited to perform a man-in-the-middle attack.
We consider this vulnerability to be serious.
SolutionUpdate the affected package.