CVE-2008-4096

NameCVE-2008-4096
Descriptionlibraries/database_interface.lib.php in phpMyAdmin before 2.11.9.1 allows remote authenticated users to execute arbitrary code via a request to server_databases.php with a sort_by parameter containing PHP sequences, which are processed by create_function.
SourceCVE (at NVD; CERT, LWN, oss-sec, fulldisc, bugtraq, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SUSE bugzilla/CVE, Mageia, GitHub code/issues, web search, more)
ReferencesDSA-1641-1
NVD severityhigh

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
phpmyadmin (PTS)jessie4:4.2.12-2+deb8u2fixed
jessie (security)4:4.2.12-2+deb8u8fixed
stretch4:4.6.6-4fixed
bullseye, sid4:4.9.2+dfsg1-1fixed

The information below is based on the following data on fixed versions.

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
phpmyadminsource(unstable)4:2.11.8.1-2medium
phpmyadminsourceetch4:2.9.1.1-8DSA-1641-1

Notes

https://www.phpmyadmin.net/security/PMASA-2008-7/
https://github.com/phpmyadmin/phpmyadmin/commit/f8d65ec564ada5c839be8f3f07f483cd82ce6a11 (2.11 branch)
https://github.com/phpmyadmin/phpmyadmin/commit/64623fe9dbccff3f1ad9a54f844f91cefd07569c

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