SQL injection attack
A vulnerability was discovered that allows an SQL injection attack to run arbitrary commands as the control user.
We consider this vulnerability to be serious
This attack requires a controluser to exist and be configured in `config.inc.php`, therefore the attack can be mitigated by temporarily disabling the controluser.
Versions 4.6.x (prior to 4.6.3) and 4.4.x (prior to 188.8.131.52) are affected
Upgrade to phpMyAdmin 4.6.3, 184.108.40.206 or newer or apply patch listed below.
Thanks to Brian "geeknik" Carpenter for reporting this vulnerability.
Assigned CVE ids: CVE-2016-5703
CWE ids: CWE-661
The following commits have been made on the 4.6 branch to fix this issue:
The following commits have been made on the 4.4 branch to fix this issue:
For further information and in case of questions, please contact the phpMyAdmin team. Our website is phpmyadmin.net.