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FreeBSD Ports: mysql-server

Information

Severity

Severity

Medium

Family

Family

FreeBSD Local Security Checks

CVSSv2 Base

CVSSv2 Base

4.6

CVSSv2 Vector

CVSSv2 Vector

AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P

Solution Type

Solution Type

Vendor Patch

Created

Created

13 years ago

Modified

Modified

5 years ago

Summary

The remote host is missing an update to the system as announced in the referenced advisory.

Insight

Insight

The following package is affected: mysql-server CVE-2005-1636 mysql_install_db in MySQL 4.1.x before 4.1.12 and 5.x up to 5.0.4 creates the mysql_install_db.X file with a predictable filename and insecure permissions, which allows local users to execute arbitrary SQL commands by modifying the file's contents.

Solution

Solution

Update your system with the appropriate patches or software upgrades. http://www.zataz.net/adviso/mysql-05172005.txt http://www.vuxml.org/freebsd/eeae6cce-d05c-11d9-9aed-000e0c2e438a.html

Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures (CVE)