Unsafe comparison of XSRF/CSRF token.
The comparison of the XSRF/CSRF token parameter with the value saved in the session is vulnerable to timing attacks. Moreover, the comparison could be bypassed if the XSRF/CSRF token matches a particular pattern.
We consider this vulnerability to be serious.
Versions 4.0.x (prior to 220.127.116.11), 4.4.x (prior to 18.104.22.168) and 4.5.x (prior to 4.5.4) are affected.
Upgrade to phpMyAdmin 22.214.171.124 or newer, 126.96.36.199 or newer, 4.5.4 or newer or apply patch listed below.
Thanks to Emanuel Bronshtein @e3amn2l for reporting this vulnerability.
Assigned CVE ids: CVE-2016-2041
The following commits have been made on the 4.0 branch to fix this issue:
The following commits have been made on the 4.4 branch to fix this issue:
The following commits have been made on the 4.5 branch to fix this issue:
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