CVE-2016-2562

Priority
Description
The checkHTTP function in libraries/Config.class.php in phpMyAdmin 4.5.x
before 4.5.5.1 does not verify X.509 certificates from api.github.com SSL
servers, which allows man-in-the-middle attackers to spoof these servers
and obtain sensitive information via a crafted certificate.
Notes
Package
Upstream:released (4:4.5.5.1-1)
Ubuntu 12.04 ESM (Precise Pangolin):DNE (precise was needed)
Ubuntu 14.04 ESM (Trusty Tahr):needed
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):needed
Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver):not-affected (4:4.6.0-2)
Ubuntu 19.04 (Disco Dingo):not-affected (4:4.6.0-2)
Ubuntu 19.10 (Eoan Ermine):DNE
Ubuntu 20.04 (Focal Fossa):not-affected (4:4.6.0-2)
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Updated: 2019-12-11 06:14:33 UTC (commit 0faf5fc8751871109f865711f0c277151ab57e18)