CVE-2016-6613

NameCVE-2016-6613
DescriptionAn issue was discovered in phpMyAdmin. A user can specially craft a symlink on disk, to a file which phpMyAdmin is permitted to read but the user is not, which phpMyAdmin will then expose to the user. 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-1821-1, DLA-626-1
NVD severitylow

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
phpmyadmin (PTS)stretch4:4.6.6-4+deb9u1fixed
stretch (security)4:4.6.6-4+deb9u2fixed
bullseye4:5.0.4+dfsg2-2fixed
bookworm, sid4:5.1.1+dfsg1-4fixed

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
phpmyadminsourcewheezy4:3.4.11.1-2+deb7u6DLA-626-1
phpmyadminsourcejessie4:4.2.12-2+deb8u6DLA-1821-1
phpmyadminsource(unstable)4:4.6.4+dfsg1-1

Notes

https://www.phpmyadmin.net/security/PMASA-2016-36/

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