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Vulnerability of phpMyAdmin: SQL injection via User Accounts Page

Synthesis of the vulnerability 

An attacker can use a SQL injection via User Accounts Page of phpMyAdmin, in order to read or alter data.
Impacted software: Debian, Fedora, phpMyAdmin, SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop, SLES, Ubuntu.
Severity of this computer vulnerability: 2/4.
Creation date: 08/01/2020.
Références of this announce: CERTFR-2020-AVI-010, CVE-2020-5504, DLA-2060-1, FEDORA-2020-cb89758335, openSUSE-SU-2020:0056-1, PMASA-2020-1, USN-4639-1, VIGILANCE-VUL-31270.

Description of the vulnerability 

The phpMyAdmin product uses a database.

However, user's data are directly inserted in a SQL query.

An attacker can therefore use a SQL injection via User Accounts Page of phpMyAdmin, in order to read or alter data.
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This security threat impacts software or systems such as Debian, Fedora, phpMyAdmin, SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop, SLES, Ubuntu.

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

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

An attacker with a expert ability can exploit this computer threat alert.

Solutions for this threat 

phpMyAdmin: version 5.0.1.
The version 5.0.1 is fixed:
  https://www.phpmyadmin.net/downloads/

phpMyAdmin: version 4.9.4.
The version 4.9.4 is fixed:
  https://www.phpmyadmin.net/downloads/

phpMyAdmin: patch for User Accounts Page.
A patch is indicated in information sources.

Debian 8: new phpmyadmin packages.
New packages are available:
  Debian 8: phpmyadmin 4:4.2.12-2+deb8u8

Fedora 30: new phpMyAdmin packages.
New packages are available:
  Fedora 30: phpMyAdmin 4.9.4-1.fc30

SUSE LE 12: new phpMyAdmin packages (15/01/2020).
New packages are available:
  SUSE LE 12 RTM-SP5: phpMyAdmin 4.9.4-40.1

Ubuntu 18.04: new phpmyadmin packages.
New packages are available:
  Ubuntu 18.04 LTS: phpmyadmin 4:4.6.6-5ubuntu0.5

Wind River Linux: version 10.19.45.4.
The version 10.19.45.4 is fixed:
  https://support2.windriver.com/
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