CVE-2016-6609

NameCVE-2016-6609
DescriptionAn issue was discovered in phpMyAdmin. A specially crafted database name could be used to run arbitrary PHP commands through the array export feature. All 4.6.x versions (prior to 4.6.4), 4.4.x versions (prior to 4.4.15.8), and 4.0.x versions (prior to 4.0.10.17) are affected.
SourceCVE (at NVD; CERT, LWN, oss-sec, fulldisc, bugtraq, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SUSE bugzilla/CVE, Mageia, GitHub code/issues, web search, more)
ReferencesDLA-1415-1, DLA-626-1
NVD severitymedium (attack range: remote)

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
phpmyadmin (PTS)jessie4:4.2.12-2+deb8u2vulnerable
jessie (security)4:4.2.12-2+deb8u3fixed
stretch4:4.6.6-4fixed
buster, sid4:4.6.6-5fixed

The information below is based on the following data on fixed versions.

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
phpmyadminsource(unstable)4:4.6.4+dfsg1-1medium
phpmyadminsourcejessie4:4.2.12-2+deb8u3mediumDLA-1415-1
phpmyadminsourcewheezy4:3.4.11.1-2+deb7u6mediumDLA-626-1

Notes

https://www.phpmyadmin.net/security/PMASA-2016-32/

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