CVE-2018-12613 Detail

Current Description

An issue was discovered in phpMyAdmin 4.8.x before 4.8.2, in which an attacker can include (view and potentially execute) files on the server. The vulnerability comes from a portion of code where pages are redirected and loaded within phpMyAdmin, and an improper test for whitelisted pages. An attacker must be authenticated, except in the "$cfg['AllowArbitraryServer'] = true" case (where an attacker can specify any host he/she is already in control of, and execute arbitrary code on phpMyAdmin) and the "$cfg['ServerDefault'] = 0" case (which bypasses the login requirement and runs the vulnerable code without any authentication).


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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score:  8.8 HIGH
Vector:  CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H


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Hyperlink Resource
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/104532 Third Party Advisory  VDB Entry 
https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201904-16 Third Party Advisory 
https://www.exploit-db.com/exploits/44924/ Exploit  Third Party Advisory  VDB Entry 
https://www.exploit-db.com/exploits/44928/ Third Party Advisory  VDB Entry 
https://www.exploit-db.com/exploits/45020/ Exploit  Third Party Advisory  VDB Entry 
https://www.phpmyadmin.net/security/PMASA-2018-4/ Vendor Advisory 

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-287 Improper Authentication cwe source acceptance level NIST  

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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2018-12613
NVD Published Date:
06/21/2018
NVD Last Modified:
04/26/2019
Source:
MITRE