Local file exposure
A vulnerability was discovered where a user can exploit the LOAD LOCAL INFILE functionality to expose files on the server to the database system.
We consider this vulnerability to be serious.
All 4.6.x versions (prior to 4.6.4), 4.4.x versions (prior to 22.214.171.124), and 4.0.x versions (prior to 126.96.36.199) are affected
Upgrade to phpMyAdmin 4.6.4, 188.8.131.52, 184.108.40.206, or newer or apply patch listed below.
Thanks to Emanuel Bronshtein @e3amn2l for reporting this vulnerability.
Assigned CVE ids: CVE-2016-6612
CWE ids: CWE-661
The following commits have been made on the 4.0 branch to fix this issue:
The following commits have been made on the 4.4 branch to fix this issue:
The following commits have been made on the 4.6 branch to fix this issue:
For further information and in case of questions, please contact the phpMyAdmin team. Our website is phpmyadmin.net.