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CVE-2006-4227 Detail

Current Description

MySQL before 5.0.25 and 5.1 before 5.1.12 evaluates arguments of suid routines in the security context of the routine's definer instead of the routine's caller, which allows remote authenticated users to gain privileges through a routine that has been made available using GRANT EXECUTE.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  08/18/2006
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Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 6.5 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:N/AC:L/Au:S/C:P/I:P/A:P) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 6.4
Exploitability Subscore: 8.0


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Low
Authentication (AU): Single
Confidentiality (C): Partial
Integrity (I): Partial
Availability (A): Partial
Additional Information:
Provides unauthorized access
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information
Allows disruption of service

Vendor Statements (disclaimer)

Official Statement from Red Hat (07/25/2008)

This issue did not affect the versions of MySQL as shipped with Red Hat Enterprise Linux 2.1, 3, or 4. Issue was addressed in MySQL packages as shipped in Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 via: https://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2008-0364.html

References to Advisories, Solutions, and Tools

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Hyperlink Resource
http://bugs.mysql.com/bug.php?id=18630 Exploit
http://dev.mysql.com/doc/refman/5.0/en/news-5-0-25.html
http://lists.mysql.com/commits/7918
http://securitytracker.com/id?1016709
http://www.novell.com/linux/security/advisories/2006_23_sr.html
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2007-0083.html Vendor Advisory
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2008-0364.html Vendor Advisory
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/19559 Exploit
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-338-1
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2006/3306 Vendor Advisory
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/28442
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A10105

References to Check Content

Identifier:
oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10105
Check System:
http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5
Hyperlink:
http://oval.mitre.org/repository/data/DownloadDefinition?id=oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10105

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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2006-4227
NVD Published Date:
08/18/2006
NVD Last Modified:
10/10/2017