FreeBSD : phpmyadmin -- multiple vulnerabilities (ef70b201-645d-11e6-9cdc-6805ca0b3d42)

critical Nessus Plugin ID 93024


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


The phpmyadmin development team reports :

Weakness with cookie encryption

Multiple XSS vulnerabilities

Multiple XSS vulnerabilities

PHP code injection

Full path disclosure

SQL injection attack

Local file exposure

Local file exposure through symlinks with UploadDir

Path traversal with SaveDir and UploadDir

Multiple XSS vulnerabilities

SQL injection attack

SQL injection attack

Denial of service (DOS) attack in transformation feature

SQL injection attack as control user

Unvalidated data passed to unserialize()

DOS attack with forced persistent connections

Denial of service (DOS) attack by for loops

IPv6 and proxy server IP-based authentication rule circumvention

Detect if user is logged in

Bypass URL redirect protection

Referrer leak in url.php

Reflected File Download attack

ArbitraryServerRegexp bypass

Denial of service (DOS) attack by changing password to a very long string

Remote code execution vulnerability when run as CGI Summary Denial of service (DOS) attack with dbase extension

Remote code execution vulnerability when PHP is running with dbase extension


Update the affected package.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 93024

File Name: freebsd_pkg_ef70b201645d11e69cdc6805ca0b3d42.nasl

Version: 2.8

Type: local

Published: 8/18/2016

Updated: 1/4/2021

Supported Sensors: Nessus

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 5.9


Risk Factor: Critical

Base Score: 10

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


Risk Factor: Critical

Base Score: 9.8

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

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: 8/17/2016

Vulnerability Publication Date: 8/17/2016

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2016-6606, CVE-2016-6607, CVE-2016-6608, CVE-2016-6609, CVE-2016-6610, CVE-2016-6611, CVE-2016-6612, CVE-2016-6613, CVE-2016-6614, CVE-2016-6615, CVE-2016-6616, CVE-2016-6617, CVE-2016-6618, CVE-2016-6619, CVE-2016-6620, CVE-2016-6622, CVE-2016-6623, CVE-2016-6624, CVE-2016-6625, CVE-2016-6626, CVE-2016-6627, CVE-2016-6628, CVE-2016-6629, CVE-2016-6630, CVE-2016-6631, CVE-2016-6632, CVE-2016-6633