XSRF/CSRF due to DOM based XSS in the micro history feature
By deceiving a logged-in user to click on a crafted URL, it is possible to perform remote code execution and in some cases, create a root account due to a DOM based XSS vulnerability in the micro history feature.
We consider this vulnerability to be critical.
Versions 4.0.x (prior to 22.214.171.124), 4.1.x (prior to 126.96.36.199) and 4.2.x (prior to 188.8.131.52) are affected.
Upgrade to phpMyAdmin 184.108.40.206 or newer, or 220.127.116.11 or newer, or 18.104.22.168 or newer, or apply the patches listed below.
Thanks to Olivier Beg (http://www.olivierbeg.nl) for reporting the vulnerability.
Assigned CVE ids: CVE-2014-6300
The following commits have been made to fix this issue:
The following commits have been made on the 4.0 branch to fix this issue:
The following commits have been made on the 4.1 branch to fix this issue:
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