|Description||phpMyAdmin before 2.11.5 accesses $_REQUEST to obtain some parameters instead of $_GET and $_POST, which allows attackers in the same domain to override certain variables and conduct SQL injection and Cross-Site Request Forgery (CSRF) attacks by using crafted cookies.|
|Source||CVE (at NVD; LWN, oss-sec, fulldisc, bugtraq, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SuSE, Mageia, GitHub code/issues, web search, more)|
|NVD severity||medium (attack range: remote)|
Vulnerable and fixed packages
The table below lists information on source packages.
|phpmyadmin (PTS)||wheezy (security), wheezy||4:22.214.171.124-2+deb7u2||fixed|
|jessie (security), jessie||4:4.2.12-2+deb8u1||fixed|
The information below is based on the following data on fixed versions.
[etch] - phpmyadmin <no-dsa> (Minor issue)
[sarge] - phpmyadmin <not-affected> (Vulnerable code not present)
PMASA-2008-1. SQL injection if you can set local cookies, which means
you must be able to create pages in the same cookie domain, which seems
rare and unwise. low priority.