A specially crafted attack could allow for special HTML characters to be passed as URL encoded values and displayed back as special characters in the page.
Updated to include CVE ID.
We consider this to be non-critical.
Versions 4.4.x (prior to 126.96.36.199) and 4.6.x (prior to 4.6.2) are affected.
Upgrade to phpMyAdmin 188.8.131.52 or 4.6.2 or newer or apply patch listed below.
This issue was found thanks to Mozilla SOS program.
Assigned CVE ids: CVE-2016-5099
CWE ids: CWE-661
The following commits have been made on the 4.6 branch to fix this issue:
The following commits have been made on the 4.4 branch to fix this issue:
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