Mandriva Update for MySQL MDKSA-2007:243 (MySQL)

Published: 2009-04-09 12:00:25
CVE Author: NIST National Vulnerability Database

CVSS Base Vector:
AV:N/AC:H/Au:S/C:C/I:C/A:C

Summary:
Check for the Version of MySQL

Affected Versions:
MySQL on Mandriva Linux 2007.0, Mandriva Linux 2007.0/X86_64, Mandriva Linux 2007.1, Mandriva Linux 2007.1/X86_64, Mandriva Linux 2008.0, Mandriva Linux 2008.0/X86_64

Recommendations:
Please Install the Updated Packages.

Technical Details:
A vulnerability in MySQL prior to 5.0.45 did not require privileges such as SELECT for the source table in a CREATE TABLE LIKE statement, allowing remote authenticated users to obtain sensitive information such as the table structure (CVE-2007-3781). A vulnerability in the InnoDB engine in MySQL allowed remote authenticated users to cause a denial of service (database crash) via certain CONTAINS operations on an indexed column, which triggered an assertion error (CVE-2007-5925). Using RENAME TABLE against a table with explicit DATA DIRECTORY and INDEX DIRECTORY options could be used to overwrite system table information by replacing the file to which a symlink pointed to (CVE-2007-5969). The updated Linux Distribution Packages have been patched to correct these issues.

Detection Type:
Linux Distribution Package

Solution Type:
Vendor Patch

NIST (National Institute of Standards and Technology) NVD (National Vulnerability Database)

https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2007-3781
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2007-5925
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2007-5969

References:

http://lists.mandriva.com/security-announce/2007-12/msg00011.php

Severity
High
CVSS Score
7.1
Published
2009-04-09
Modified
2017-07-06
Category
Mandrake Local Security Checks

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