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Date: Wed, 29 Jan 2014 15:16:17 -0800
From: Seth Arnold <>
Subject: CVE Request: Juju phpmyadmin charm

Hello Kurt, vendors, MITRE,

Please assign a CVE for the following issue:

I discovered a potentially unsafe use of PHP's preg_replace() /e option in
the Juju charm phpmyadmin:

$xml = simplexml_load_string(preg_replace("/(<\/?)media\:content([^>]*>)/e",
    '', str_replace('media:hash',

An attacker able to spoof ARP, DNS, or BGP, or control any of the routers
between the client and, or control over the sourceforge
project or sourceforge servers, would be in a position to insert likely
aribtrary code into the PHP interpreter.

The full source of this file can be found at:

I have reported the bug to:

The problem appears to have been introduced in revision 18. No fix is
currently available.


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