ESB-2018.0011 - [Win][UNIX/Linux] phpMyAdmin: Cross-site request forgery - Remote with user interaction 2018-01-02

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                               ESB-2018.0011
                   XSRF/CSRF vulnerability in phpMyAdmin
                              2 January 2018

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        AusCERT Security Bulletin Summary
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Product:           phpMyAdmin
Publisher:         phpMyAdmin
Operating System:  Windows
                   UNIX variants (UNIX, Linux, OSX)
Impact/Access:     Cross-site Request Forgery -- Remote with User Interaction
Resolution:        Patch/Upgrade

Original Bulletin: 
   https://www.phpmyadmin.net/security/PMASA-2017-9/

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PMASA-2017-9

Announcement-ID: PMASA-2017-9
Date: 2017-12-20

Summary
XSRF/CSRF vulnerability in phpMyAdmin

Description
By deceiving a user to click on a crafted URL, it is possible to perform harmful database operations such as deleting records, dropping/truncating tables etc.

Severity
We consider this vulnerability to be critical.

Affected Versions
Versions 4.7.x (prior to 4.7.7) are affected.

Solution
Upgrade to phpMyAdmin 4.7.7 or newer or apply patch listed below.

References
Thanks to Ashutosh Barot for reporting the vulnerability.

Assigned CVE ids: Not yet assigned

CWE ids: CWE-661 CWE-352

Patches
The following commits have been made on the 4.7 branch to fix this issue:

    edd929216ade9f7c150a262ba3db44db0fed0e1b

The following commits have been made on the 4.8 branch to fix this issue:

    72f109a99c82b14c07dcb19946ba9b76efc32a1b

More information
For further information and in case of questions, please contact the phpMyAdmin team. Our website is phpmyadmin.net.

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