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CVE-2005-0711 Detail

Description

MySQL 4.0.23 and earlier, and 4.1.x up to 4.1.10, uses predictable file names when creating temporary tables, which allows local users with CREATE TEMPORARY TABLE privileges to overwrite arbitrary files via a symlink attack.

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  05/02/2005

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2005-0711
Original release date:
05/02/2005
Last revised:
10/10/2017
Source:
US-CERT/NIST

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score:
2.1 LOW
Vector:
(AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N) (legend)
Impact Subscore:
2.9
Exploitability Subscore:
3.9
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector:
Locally exploitable
Access Complexity:
Low
Authentication:
Not required to exploit
Impact Type:
Allows unauthorized modification

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Hyperlink Resource Type Source Name
http://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/vulnwatch/2005-q1/0082.html Exploit External Source VULNWATCH 20050310 Mysql insecure temporary file creation with CREATE TEMPORARY TABLE privilege escalation
http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2005//Aug/msg00001.html External Source APPLE APPLE-SA-2005-08-17
http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2005/Aug/msg00000.html External Source APPLE APPLE-SA-2005-08-15
http://sunsolve.sun.com/search/document.do?assetkey=1-26-101864-1 External Source SUNALERT 101864
http://www.debian.org/security/2005/dsa-707 Exploit External Source DEBIAN DSA-707
http://www.gentoo.org/security/en/glsa/glsa-200503-19.xml Patch External Source GENTOO GLSA-200503-19
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2005:060 External Source MANDRAKE MDKSA-2005:060
http://www.novell.com/linux/security/advisories/2005_19_mysql.html Patch External Source SUSE SUSE-SA:2005:019
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2005-334.html Patch External Source REDHAT RHSA-2005:334
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2005-348.html External Source REDHAT RHSA-2005:348
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/12781 Patch External Source BID 12781
http://www.trustix.org/errata/2005/0009/ Patch External Source TRUSTIX 2005-0009
http://www.ubuntulinux.org/support/documentation/usn/usn-96-1 External Source UBUNTU USN-96-1
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A9591 External Source OVAL oval:org.mitre.oval:def:9591

References to Check Content

Identifier:
oval:org.mitre.oval:def:9591
Check System:
http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5
Hyperlink:
http://oval.mitre.org/repository/data/DownloadDefinition?id=oval:org.mitre.oval:def:9591

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

Vulnerable software and versions Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1
OR
cpe:2.3:a:mysql:mysql:3.23.49:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mysql:mysql:4.0.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mysql:mysql:4.0.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mysql:mysql:4.0.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mysql:mysql:4.0.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mysql:mysql:4.0.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mysql:mysql:4.0.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mysql:mysql:4.0.5a:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mysql:mysql:4.0.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mysql:mysql:4.0.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mysql:mysql:4.0.7:gamma:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mysql:mysql:4.0.8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mysql:mysql:4.0.8:gamma:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mysql:mysql:4.0.9:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mysql:mysql:4.0.9:gamma:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mysql:mysql:4.0.10:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mysql:mysql:4.0.11:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mysql:mysql:4.0.11:gamma:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mysql:mysql:4.0.12:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mysql:mysql:4.0.13:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mysql:mysql:4.0.14:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mysql:mysql:4.0.15:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mysql:mysql:4.0.18:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mysql:mysql:4.0.20:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mysql:mysql:4.0.21:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mysql:mysql:4.0.23:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mysql:mysql:4.1.0:alpha:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mysql:mysql:4.1.0.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mysql:mysql:4.1.2:alpha:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mysql:mysql:4.1.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mysql:mysql:4.1.3:beta:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mysql:mysql:4.1.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mysql:mysql:4.1.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mysql:mysql:4.1.10:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

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