The Vigil@nce team watches public vulnerabilities impacting your computers, and then offers security solutions, a vigilance database and tools to fix them.

Vulnerability of Adminer: code execution via SQLite queries

Synthesis of the vulnerability 

An attacker can use SQLite queries in Adminer, in order to run code.
Vulnerable products: Adminer.
Severity of this weakness: 2/4.
Creation date: 02/06/2016.
Références of this bulletin: VIGILANCE-VUL-19764.

Description of the vulnerability 

The Adminer product is a database management tool for MySQL, PostgreSQL, etc.

It also manages the embedded database SQLite. However, some SQLite queries are wrongly handled and one can inject machine code into SQLite queries.

An attacker can therefore use SQLite queries in Adminer, in order to run code.
Full bulletin, software filtering, emails, fixes, ... (Request your free trial)

This computer vulnerability impacts software or systems such as Adminer.

Our Vigil@nce team determined that the severity of this weakness bulletin is medium.

The trust level is of type confirmed by the editor, with an origin of intranet client.

An attacker with a expert ability can exploit this weakness.

Solutions for this threat 

Adminer: version 4.2.5.
The version 4.2.5 is fixed:
  https://www.adminer.org/static/download/4.2.5/adminer-4.2.5.php
Full bulletin, software filtering, emails, fixes, ... (Request your free trial)

Computer vulnerabilities tracking service 

Vigil@nce provides software vulnerability patches. Each administrator can customize the list of products for which he wants to receive vulnerability alerts.