FreeBSD : phpmyfaq -- cross-site request forgery vulnerability (f87a9376-0943-11e6-8fc4-00a0986f28c4)

High Nessus Plugin ID 90699


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


The phpMyFAQ team reports :

The vulnerability exists due to application does not properly verify origin of HTTP requests in 'Interface Translation' functionality.: A remote unauthenticated attacker can create a specially crafted malicious web page with CSRF exploit, trick a logged-in administrator to visit the page, spoof the HTTP request, as if it was coming from the legitimate user, inject and execute arbitrary PHP code on the target system with privileges of the webserver.


Update the affected package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 90699

File Name: freebsd_pkg_f87a9376094311e68fc400a0986f28c4.nasl

Version: $Revision: 2.1 $

Type: local

Published: 2016/04/25

Modified: 2016/04/25

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:phpmyfaq, cpe:/o:freebsd:freebsd

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

Patch Publication Date: 2016/04/23

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2016/04/11