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CVE-2007-5970 Detail

Description

MySQL 5.1.x before 5.1.23 and 6.0.x before 6.0.4 allows remote authenticated users to gain privileges on arbitrary tables via unspecified vectors involving use of table-level DATA DIRECTORY and INDEX DIRECTORY options when creating a partitioned table with the same name as a table on which the user lacks privileges.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  12/10/2007

Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 5.8 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:N) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 4.9
Exploitability Subscore: 8.6


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

Vendor Statements (disclaimer)

Official Statement from Red Hat (01/09/2008)

Not vulnerable. This issue did not affect the mysql packages as shipped in Red Hat Enterprise Linux 2.1, 3, 4, 5, Red Hat Application Stack v1, and v2, as the versions shipped do not support table partitioning. The partitioning feature was introduced in development MySQL version 5.1.

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Hyperlink Resource
http://dev.mysql.com/doc/refman/5.1/en/news-5-1-23.html
http://dev.mysql.com/doc/refman/6.0/en/news-6-0-4.html
http://securitytracker.com/id?1019084
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/0560/references
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/38988

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2007-5970
NVD Published Date:
12/10/2007
NVD Last Modified:
07/28/2017