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Submission + - Malicious phpMyAdmin Served From SourceForge Mirror (net-security.org)

An anonymous reader writes: A malicious version of the open source Web-based MySQL database administration tool phpMyAdmin has been discovered on one of the official mirror sites of SourceForge, the popular online code repository for free and open source software.

The file — phpMyAdmin-3.5.2.2-all-languages.zip — was modified to include a backdoor that allowed attackers to remotely execute PHP code on the server running the malicious version of phpMyAdmin.

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Malicious phpMyAdmin Served From SourceForge Mirror

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