Upstream information

CVE-2016-6614 at MITRE

Description

An issue was discovered in phpMyAdmin involving the %u username replacement functionality of the SaveDir and UploadDir features. When the username substitution is configured, a specially-crafted user name can be used to circumvent restrictions to traverse the file system. 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.

SUSE information

Overall state of this security issue: Does not affect SUSE products

This issue is currently rated as having moderate severity.

CVSS v2 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database
Base Score 4.3
Vector AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Medium
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact Partial
Integrity Impact None
Availability Impact None
CVSS v3 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database
Base Score 6.8
Vector AV:N/AC:H/PR:N/UI:N/S:C/C:H/I:N/A:N
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity High
Privileges Required None
User Interaction None
Scope Changed
Confidentiality Impact High
Integrity Impact None
Availability Impact None
SUSE Bugzilla entry: 994313 [IN_PROGRESS]

SUSE Security Advisories:

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
openSUSE 13.1
  • phpMyAdmin >= 4.4.15.8-63.1
Patchnames:
2016-1027
openSUSE Leap 42.1
  • phpMyAdmin >= 4.4.15.8-25.1
Patchnames:
openSUSE-2016-1021
openSUSE Tumbleweed
  • phpMyAdmin >= 4.6.5.2-1.1
Patchnames:
openSUSE Tumbleweed GA phpMyAdmin