The new versions patched a total of four security holes in phpMyAdmin. According to the phpMyAdmin project website, the security releases address two “critical” vulnerabilities that could lead to possible session manipulation in swekey authentication or remote code execution. Further, a critical bug that could allow an intruder to perform a local file inclusion have been fixed in this version.
All users are advised to update to the latest versions. The new versions of phpMyAdmin are available to download from the project website. phpMyAdmin is licensed under version 2 of the GNU General Public License.