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Exposure of Sensitive Information to an Unauthorized Actor

CVE-2016-6627

Severity Medium
Score 5.3/10

Summary

An issue was discovered in phpMyAdmin. An attacker can determine the phpMyAdmin host location through the file url.php. 4.0.x versions prior to 4.0.10.17, 4.4.x versions prior to 4.4.15.8,4.6.x versions prior to 4.6.4 are affected.

  • LOW
  • NETWORK
  • NONE
  • UNCHANGED
  • NONE
  • NONE
  • LOW
  • NONE

CWE-200 - Information Exposure

An information exposure vulnerability is categorized as an information flow (IF) weakness, which can potentially allow unauthorized access to otherwise classified information in the application, such as confidential personal information (demographics, financials, health records, etc.), business secrets, and the application's internal environment.

Advisory Timeline

  • Published