This security bulletin contains one low risk vulnerability.
Exploit availability: NoDescription
The vulnerability allows a remote attacker to bypass security restrictions on the target system.
The weakness exists due to an error in $cfg['Servers'][$i]['AllowNoPassword'] restriction. A remote attacker with no password can bypass security restrictions and gain access to the system.
Update the affected packages.
dev-db/phpmyadmin to version: 184.108.40.206, 4.7.0.
Gentoo Linux: All versions
Can this vulnerability be exploited remotely?
Yes. This vulnerability can be exploited by a remote non-authenticated attacker via the Internet.
Is there known malware, which exploits this vulnerability?
No. We are not aware of malware exploiting this vulnerability.