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CVE-2007-2691 Detail

Current Description

MySQL before 4.1.23, 5.0.x before 5.0.42, and 5.1.x before 5.1.18 does not require the DROP privilege for RENAME TABLE statements, which allows remote authenticated users to rename arbitrary tables.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  05/15/2007
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Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 4.9 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:N/AC:M/Au:S/C:N/I:P/A:P) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 4.9
Exploitability Subscore: 6.8


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Medium
Authentication (AU): Single
Confidentiality (C): None
Integrity (I): Partial
Availability (A): Partial
Additional Information:
Allows unauthorized modification
Allows disruption of service

Evaluator Solution

The vendor has released a product update to address this issue: Upgrade to MySQL version 5.1.18: http://dev.mysql.com/downloads/

Vendor Statements (disclaimer)

Official Statement from Red Hat (05/29/2007)

Red Hat is aware of this issue and is tracking it via the following bug: https://bugzilla.redhat.com/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=CVE-2007-2691 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/

References to Advisories, Solutions, and Tools

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Hyperlink Resource
http://bugs.mysql.com/bug.php?id=27515 Vendor Advisory
http://dev.mysql.com/doc/refman/5.1/en/news-5-1-18.html Patch Vendor Advisory
http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2008/Oct/msg00001.html Mailing List Third Party Advisory
http://lists.mysql.com/announce/470 Vendor Advisory
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2008-02/msg00003.html Third Party Advisory
http://support.apple.com/kb/HT3216 Third Party Advisory
http://www.debian.org/security/2007/dsa-1413 Third Party Advisory
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2007:139 Third Party Advisory
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2007-0894.html Third Party Advisory
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2008-0364.html Third Party Advisory
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2008-0768.html Third Party Advisory
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/473874/100/0/threaded Third Party Advisory VDB Entry
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/24016 Third Party Advisory VDB Entry
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/31681 Third Party Advisory VDB Entry
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1018069 Third Party Advisory VDB Entry
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2007/1804 Third Party Advisory
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/2780 Third Party Advisory
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/34347 Third Party Advisory VDB Entry
https://issues.rpath.com/browse/RPL-1536 Broken Link
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A9559 Third Party Advisory
https://usn.ubuntu.com/528-1/ Third Party Advisory

References to Check Content

Identifier:
oval:org.mitre.oval:def:9559
Check System:
http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5
Hyperlink:
http://oval.mitre.org/repository/data/DownloadDefinition?id=oval:org.mitre.oval:def:9559

Technical Details

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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2007-2691
NVD Published Date:
05/15/2007
NVD Last Modified:
10/19/2018