CVE-2020-5504

Published: 09 January 2020

In phpMyAdmin 4 before 4.9.4 and 5 before 5.0.1, SQL injection exists in the user accounts page. A malicious user could inject custom SQL in place of their own username when creating queries to this page. An attacker must have a valid MySQL account to access the server.

From the Ubuntu security team

It was discovered that phpMyAdmin failed to sanitize certain input. An attacker could use this vulnerability to execute an SQL injection attack via a specially crafted username.

Priority

Medium

CVSS 3 base score: 8.8

Status

Package Release Status
phpmyadmin
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
Upstream
Released (4:4.2.12-2+deb8u8)
Ubuntu 21.04 (Hirsute Hippo) Needed

Ubuntu 20.10 (Groovy Gorilla) Needed

Ubuntu 20.04 LTS (Focal Fossa) Needed

Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver)
Released (4:4.6.6-5ubuntu0.5)
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus) Needed

Ubuntu 14.04 ESM (Trusty Tahr) Needed

Ubuntu 12.04 ESM (Precise Pangolin) Does not exist