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Vulnerability of phpMyAdmin: file reading via AllowArbitraryServer

Synthesis of the vulnerability 

A local attacker can read a file via AllowArbitraryServer of phpMyAdmin, in order to obtain sensitive information.
Vulnerable systems: Debian, Fedora, openSUSE Leap, phpMyAdmin, SLES, Ubuntu.
Severity of this threat: 2/4.
Creation date: 28/01/2019.
Références of this weakness: CVE-2019-6799, DLA-1692-1, FEDORA-2019-09ae31d880, FEDORA-2019-6cfd17b03d, openSUSE-SU-2019:0194-1, PMASA-2019-1, USN-4639-1, VIGILANCE-VUL-28376.

Description of the vulnerability 

A local attacker can read a file via AllowArbitraryServer of phpMyAdmin, in order to obtain sensitive information.
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This cybersecurity weakness impacts software or systems such as Debian, Fedora, openSUSE Leap, phpMyAdmin, SLES, Ubuntu.

Our Vigil@nce team determined that the severity of this security vulnerability is medium.

The trust level is of type confirmed by the editor, with an origin of intranet server.

An attacker with a expert ability can exploit this vulnerability bulletin.

Solutions for this threat 

phpMyAdmin: version 4.8.5.
The version 4.8.5 is fixed:
  https://www.phpmyadmin.net/downloads/

Debian 8: new phpmyadmin packages.
New packages are available:
  Debian 8: phpmyadmin 4:4.2.12-2+deb8u5

Fedora: new phpMyAdmin packages.
New packages are available:
  Fedora 28: phpMyAdmin 4.8.5-1.fc28
  Fedora 29: phpMyAdmin 4.8.5-1.fc29

openSUSE Leap: new phpMyAdmin packages.
New packages are available:
  openSUSE Leap 42.3: phpMyAdmin 4.8.5-27.1
  openSUSE Leap 15.0: phpMyAdmin 4.8.5-lp150.2.15.1
  SUSE LE 15 RTM: phpMyAdmin 4.8.5-bp150.3.9.1

Ubuntu 18.04: new phpmyadmin packages.
New packages are available:
  Ubuntu 18.04 LTS: phpmyadmin 4:4.6.6-5ubuntu0.5

Wind River Linux: solution (21/05/2019).
The solution is indicated in information sources.
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