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CVE-2008-7247 Detail

Description

sql/sql_table.cc in MySQL 5.0.x through 5.0.88, 5.1.x through 5.1.41, and 6.0 before 6.0.9-alpha, when the data home directory contains a symlink to a different filesystem, allows remote authenticated users to bypass intended access restrictions by calling CREATE TABLE with a (1) DATA DIRECTORY or (2) INDEX DIRECTORY argument referring to a subdirectory that requires following this symlink.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  11/30/2009

Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 6.0 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:N/AC:M/Au:S/C:P/I:P/A:P) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 6.4
Exploitability Subscore: 6.8


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

Vendor Statements (disclaimer)

Official Statement from Red Hat (12/21/2009)

Not vulnerable. This issue did not affect the versions of mysql as shipped with Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3, 4, or 5.

References to Advisories, Solutions, and Tools

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Hyperlink Resource
http://bugs.mysql.com/bug.php?id=39277 Exploit
http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2010//Mar/msg00001.html
http://lists.mysql.com/commits/59711 Exploit
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2010-05/msg00001.html
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2010-11/msg00005.html
http://marc.info/?l=oss-security&m=125908040022018&w=2
http://support.apple.com/kb/HT4077
http://ubuntu.com/usn/usn-897-1
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2010:044
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/38043
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-1397-1
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2010/1107
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=543619

Technical Details

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Vulnerable software and versions Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1
OR
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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:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mysql:mysql:5.0.22.1.0.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mysql:mysql:5.0.23:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mysql:mysql:5.0.24:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mysql:mysql:5.0.24a:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mysql:mysql:5.0.25:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mysql:mysql:5.0.26:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mysql:mysql:5.0.27:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mysql:mysql:5.0.30:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mysql:mysql:5.0.30:sp1:*:*:*:*:*:*
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cpe:2.3:a:mysql:mysql:5.0.42:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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cpe:2.3:a:mysql:mysql:5.0.51a:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mysql:mysql:5.0.51b:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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cpe:2.3:a:mysql:mysql:5.0.82:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mysql:mysql:5.0.83:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mysql:mysql:5.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mysql:mysql:5.1.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mysql:mysql:5.1.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mysql:mysql:5.1.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mysql:mysql:5.1.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mysql:mysql:5.1.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mysql:mysql:5.1.5a:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mysql:mysql:5.1.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mysql:mysql:5.1.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mysql:mysql:5.1.8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mysql:mysql:5.1.9:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mysql:mysql:5.1.10:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mysql:mysql:5.1.11:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mysql:mysql:5.1.12:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mysql:mysql:5.1.13:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mysql:mysql:5.1.14:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mysql:mysql:5.1.15:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mysql:mysql:5.1.16:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mysql:mysql:5.1.17:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mysql:mysql:5.1.18:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mysql:mysql:5.1.19:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mysql:mysql:5.1.20:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mysql:mysql:5.1.21:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mysql:mysql:5.1.22:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mysql:mysql:5.1.23:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mysql:mysql:5.1.23_bk:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mysql:mysql:5.1.23a:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mysql:mysql:5.1.30:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mysql:mysql:5.1.32-bzr:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mysql:mysql:6.0.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mysql:mysql:6.0.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mysql:mysql:6.0.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mysql:mysql:6.0.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mysql:mysql:6.0.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2008-7247
NVD Published Date:
11/30/2009
NVD Last Modified:
01/04/2018