CVE-2016-5098

medium
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Description

Directory traversal vulnerability in libraries/error_report.lib.php in phpMyAdmin before 4.6.2-prerelease allows remote attackers to determine the existence of arbitrary files by triggering an error.

References

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2016-06/msg00043.html

http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1035980

https://github.com/phpmyadmin/phpmyadmin/commit/d2dc9481d2af25b035778c67eaf0bfd2d2c59dd8

https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201701-32

https://www.phpmyadmin.net/security/PMASA-2016-15

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2016-07-05

Updated: 2018-10-30

Type: CWE-22

Risk Information

CVSS v2

Base Score: 5

Vector: AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N

Impact Score: 2.9

Exploitability Score: 10

Severity: MEDIUM

CVSS v3

Base Score: 5.3

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

Impact Score: 1.4

Exploitability Score: 3.9

Severity: MEDIUM

Tenable Plugins

View all (2 total)

IDNameProductFamilySeverity
96426GLSA-201701-32 : phpMyAdmin: Multiple vulnerabilitiesNessusGentoo Local Security Checks
critical
91587openSUSE Security Update : phpMyAdmin (openSUSE-2016-712)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
medium