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CVE-2006-4226 Detail

Description

MySQL before 4.1.21, 5.0 before 5.0.25, and 5.1 before 5.1.12, when run on case-sensitive filesystems, allows remote authenticated users to create or access a database when the database name differs only in case from a database for which they have permissions.

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  08/18/2006

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2006-4226
Original release date:
08/18/2006
Last revised:
10/10/2017
Source:
US-CERT/NIST

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score:
3.6 LOW
Vector:
(AV:N/AC:H/Au:S/C:P/I:P/A:N) (legend)
Impact Subscore:
4.9
Exploitability Subscore:
3.9
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector:
Network exploitable
Access Complexity:
High
Authentication:
Required to exploit
Impact Type:
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows unauthorized modification

Evaluator Solution

Successful exploitation requires that MySQL runs on a system with a file system supporting case-sensitive file names. This vulnerability is addresses in the following product releases: MySQL, MySQL, 4.1.21 MySQL, MySQL, 5.0.25 MySQL, MySQL, 5.1.12

Vendor Statements (disclaimer)

Official Statement from Red Hat (09/19/2006)

Red Hat is aware of this issue and is tracking it via the following bug: https://bugzilla.redhat.com/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=203426 The Red Hat Security Response Team has rated this issue as having low security impact, a future update may address this flaw. More information regarding issue severity can be found here: http://www.redhat.com/security/updates/classification/ This issue does not affect Red Hat Enterprise Linux 2.1 or 3

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Hyperlink Resource Type Source Name
http://bugs.mysql.com/bug.php?id=17647 Exploit; Patch External Source MISC http://bugs.mysql.com/bug.php?id=17647
http://dev.mysql.com/doc/refman/5.0/en/news-5-0-25.html Patch External Source CONFIRM http://dev.mysql.com/doc/refman/5.0/en/news-5-0-25.html
http://docs.info.apple.com/article.html?artnum=305214 External Source CONFIRM http://docs.info.apple.com/article.html?artnum=305214
http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2007/Mar/msg00002.html External Source APPLE APPLE-SA-2007-03-13
http://lists.mysql.com/commits/5927 Patch External Source MLIST [commits] 20060504 bk commit into 4.1 tree (bar:1.2474)
http://securitytracker.com/id?1016710 External Source SECTRACK 1016710
http://www.debian.org/security/2006/dsa-1169 External Source DEBIAN DSA-1169
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2006:149 External Source MANDRIVA MDKSA-2006:149
http://www.novell.com/linux/security/advisories/2006_23_sr.html External Source SUSE SUSE-SR:2006:023
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2007-0083.html External Source REDHAT RHSA-2007:0083
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2007-0152.html External Source REDHAT RHSA-2007:0152
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/19559 Exploit; Patch External Source BID 19559
http://www.us-cert.gov/cas/techalerts/TA07-072A.html US Government Resource External Source CERT TA07-072A
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2006/3306 External Source VUPEN ADV-2006-3306
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2007/0930 External Source VUPEN ADV-2007-0930
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/28448 External Source XF mysql-case-privilege-escalation(28448)
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A10729 External Source OVAL oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10729

References to Check Content

Identifier:
oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10729
Check System:
http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5
Hyperlink:
http://oval.mitre.org/repository/data/DownloadDefinition?id=oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10729

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

Vulnerable software and versions Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1
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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:4.0.16:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mysql:mysql:4.0.17:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mysql:mysql:4.0.18:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mysql:mysql:4.0.19:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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:4.0.24:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mysql:mysql:4.0.25:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mysql:mysql:4.0.26:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mysql:mysql:4.0.27:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mysql:mysql:4.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mysql:mysql:4.1.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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:4.1.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mysql:mysql:4.1.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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:4.1.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mysql:mysql:4.1.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mysql:mysql:4.1.8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mysql:mysql:4.1.8a:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mysql:mysql:4.1.9:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mysql:mysql:4.1.10:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mysql:mysql:4.1.10a:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mysql:mysql:4.1.11:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mysql:mysql:4.1.12:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mysql:mysql:4.1.12a:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mysql:mysql:4.1.13:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mysql:mysql:4.1.13a:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mysql:mysql:4.1.14:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mysql:mysql:4.1.14a:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mysql:mysql:4.1.15:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mysql:mysql:4.1.15a:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mysql:mysql:4.1.16:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mysql:mysql:4.1.17:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mysql:mysql:4.1.18:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mysql:mysql:4.1.19:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mysql:mysql:4.1.20:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mysql:mysql:4.1.21:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mysql:mysql:5.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mysql:mysql:5.0.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mysql:mysql:5.0.0:alpha:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mysql:mysql:5.0.0.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mysql:mysql:5.0.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mysql:mysql:5.0.1a:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mysql:mysql:5.0.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mysql:mysql:5.0.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mysql:mysql:5.0.3:beta:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mysql:mysql:5.0.3a:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mysql:mysql:5.0.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mysql:mysql:5.0.4a:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mysql:mysql:5.0.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mysql:mysql:5.0.5.0.21:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mysql:mysql:5.0.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mysql:mysql:5.0.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mysql:mysql:5.0.8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mysql:mysql:5.0.9:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mysql:mysql:5.0.10:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mysql:mysql:5.0.10a:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mysql:mysql:5.0.11:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mysql:mysql:5.0.12:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mysql:mysql:5.0.13:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mysql:mysql:5.0.14:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mysql:mysql:5.0.15:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mysql:mysql:5.0.15a:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mysql:mysql:5.0.16:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mysql:mysql:5.0.16a:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mysql:mysql:5.0.17:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mysql:mysql:5.0.17a:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mysql:mysql:5.0.18:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mysql:mysql:5.0.19:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mysql:mysql:5.0.20:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mysql:mysql:5.0.20a:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mysql:mysql:5.0.21:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mysql:mysql:5.0.22:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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