FreeBSD : phpMyAdmin -- Content spoofing vulnerability (08d11134-79c5-11e5-8987-6805ca0b3d42)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 86584


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


The phpMyAdmin development team reports :

This vulnerability allows an attacker to perform a content spoofing attack using the phpMyAdmin's redirection mechanism to external sites.

We consider this vulnerability to be non critical since the spoofed content is escaped and no HTML injection is possible.


Update the affected packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 86584

File Name: freebsd_pkg_08d1113479c511e589876805ca0b3d42.nasl

Version: $Revision: 2.2 $

Type: local

Published: 2015/10/26

Modified: 2015/10/29

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 5

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/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: 2015/10/23

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2015/10/23

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2015-7873