phpMyAdmin 4.9.6

Released 2020-10-10.

Welcome to the release of phpMyAdmin version 4.9.6. This is a security release recommended for all users.

Changes this version:
* PMASA-2020-5 XSS vulnerability with transformation feature
* PMASA-2020-6 SQL injection vulnerability with the search feature

This is a reminder that phpMyAdmin 4.9 is in the long-term support phase where it will only get important security fixes and critical bug fixes. Users are suggested to migrate to version 5.0.

Downloads are available now at

For the phpMyAdmin team,

Older version compatible with PHP 5.5 to 7.4 and MySQL/MariaDB 5.5 and newer. Currently supported for security fixes only.

File Size Verification
phpMyAdmin-4.9.6-all-languages.tar.gz 8.4 MB [PGP] [SHA256]
phpMyAdmin-4.9.6-all-languages.tar.xz 4.7 MB [PGP] [SHA256]
phpMyAdmin-4.9.6-english.tar.gz 3.7 MB [PGP] [SHA256]
phpMyAdmin-4.9.6-english.tar.xz 2.8 MB [PGP] [SHA256] 5.0 MB [PGP] [SHA256]
phpMyAdmin-4.9.6-source.tar.xz 10.5 MB [PGP] [SHA256]

Since July 2015 all phpMyAdmin releases are cryptographically signed by the releasing developer. You should verify that the signature matches the archive you have downloaded. Verification instructions are placed in our documentation in the Verifying phpMyAdmin releases chapter.