CVE-2016-9849

Priority
Description
An issue was discovered in phpMyAdmin. It is possible to bypass AllowRoot
restriction ($cfg['Servers'][$i]['AllowRoot']) and deny rules for username
by using Null Byte in the username. All 4.6.x versions (prior to 4.6.5),
4.4.x versions (prior to 4.4.15.9), and 4.0.x versions (prior to 4.0.10.18)
are affected.
Notes
Package
Upstream:released (4:4.6.5.1-1)
Ubuntu 12.04 ESM (Precise Pangolin):DNE (precise was needs-triage)
Ubuntu 14.04 ESM (Trusty Tahr):needed
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):needed
Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver):not-affected (4:4.6.5.1-1)
Ubuntu 20.04 LTS (Focal Fossa):not-affected (4:4.6.5.1-1)
Ubuntu 20.10 (Groovy Gorilla):not-affected (4:4.6.5.1-1)
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Updated: 2020-07-28 18:39:51 UTC (commit 7b6828437fde0509248708fcdb5b0f7587b85bd1)