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phpMyAdmin Multiple Remote Vulnerabilities

Vulnerability Assessment Summary
Checks the version of phpMyAdmin

Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Assessment

Summary :

The remote web server contains a PHP application that is affected by
multiple vulnerabilities.

Description :

According to its banner, the remote version of phpMyAdmin is
vulnerable to one (or both) of the following flaws :

- A possible hacker may be able to exploit this software to execute
arbitrary commands on the remote host on a server which does not run
PHP in safe mode.

- A possible hacker may be able to read arbitrary files on the remote host
through the argument 'sql_localfile' of the file 'read_dump.php'.

See also :

Solution :

Upgrade to phpMyAdmin version 2.6.1-rc1 or later.

Network Security Threat Level:

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6

Networks Security ID: 11886

Vulnerability Assessment Copyright: This script is Copyright (C) 2004-2006 Tenable Network Security

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