Incorrect serialized string parsing
Due to a bug in serialized string parsing, it was possible to bypass the protection offered by PMA_safeUnserialize() function.
We consider this vulnerability to be severe.
All 4.6.x versions (prior to 4.6.5), 4.4.x versions (prior to 220.127.116.11), and 4.0.x versions (prior to 18.104.22.168) are affected.
Upgrade to phpMyAdmin 4.6.5, 22.214.171.124, 126.96.36.199, or newer or apply patch listed below.
Thanks to Emanuel Bronshtein @e3amn2l for reporting this vulnerability.
Assigned CVE ids: CVE-2016-9865
CWE ids: CWE-661
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 4.6 branch to fix this issue:
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