National Vulnerability Database

National Vulnerability Database

National Vulnerability
Database

CVE-2008-7247 Detail

Current 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
View Analysis Description

Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score: N/A
NVD score not yet provided.

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

By selecting these links, you will be leaving NIST webspace. We have provided these links to other web sites because they may have information that would be of interest to you. No inferences should be drawn on account of other sites being referenced, or not, from this page. There may be other web sites that are more appropriate for your purpose. NIST does not necessarily endorse the views expressed, or concur with the facts presented on these sites. Further, NIST does not endorse any commercial products that may be mentioned on these sites. Please address comments about this page to nvd@nist.gov.

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

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-59 Improper Link Resolution Before File Access ('Link Following') NIST  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:mysql:mysql:5.0.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:mysql:mysql:5.0.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:mysql:mysql:5.0.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:mysql:mysql:5.0.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:mysql:mysql:5.0.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:mysql:mysql:5.0.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:mysql:mysql:5.0.5.0.21:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:mysql:mysql:5.0.10:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:mysql:mysql:5.0.15:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:mysql:mysql:5.0.16:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:mysql:mysql:5.0.17:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:mysql:mysql:5.0.20:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:mysql:mysql:5.0.22.1.0.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:mysql:mysql:5.0.24:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:mysql:mysql:5.0.30:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:mysql:mysql:5.0.36:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:mysql:mysql:5.0.44:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:mysql:mysql:5.0.54:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:mysql:mysql:5.0.56:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:mysql:mysql:5.0.60:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:mysql:mysql:5.0.66:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:mysql:mysql:5.0.82:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:mysql:mysql:5.1.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:mysql:mysql:5.1.23:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:mysql:mysql:5.1.32:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:mysql:mysql:6.0.9:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:oracle:mysql:5.0.0:alpha:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:oracle:mysql:5.0.3:beta:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:oracle:mysql:5.0.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:oracle:mysql:5.0.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:oracle:mysql:5.0.8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:oracle:mysql:5.0.11:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:oracle:mysql:5.0.12:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:oracle:mysql:5.0.13:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:oracle:mysql:5.0.14:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:oracle:mysql:5.0.18:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:oracle:mysql:5.0.19:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:oracle:mysql:5.0.21:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:oracle:mysql:5.0.22:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:oracle:mysql:5.0.23:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:oracle:mysql:5.0.25:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:oracle:mysql:5.0.26:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:oracle:mysql:5.0.27:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:oracle:mysql:5.0.30:sp1:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:oracle:mysql:5.0.32:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:oracle:mysql:5.0.33:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:oracle:mysql:5.0.37:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:oracle:mysql:5.0.38:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:oracle:mysql:5.0.41:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:oracle:mysql:5.0.42:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:oracle:mysql:5.0.45:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:oracle:mysql:5.0.50:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:oracle:mysql:5.0.51:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:oracle:mysql:5.0.52:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:oracle:mysql:5.0.75:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:oracle:mysql:5.0.77:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:oracle:mysql:5.0.81:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:oracle:mysql:5.0.83:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:oracle:mysql:5.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:oracle:mysql:5.1.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:oracle:mysql:5.1.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:oracle:mysql:5.1.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:oracle:mysql:5.1.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:oracle:mysql:5.1.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:oracle:mysql:5.1.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:oracle:mysql:5.1.8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:oracle:mysql:5.1.9:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:oracle:mysql:5.1.10:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:oracle:mysql:5.1.11:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:oracle:mysql:5.1.12:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:oracle:mysql:5.1.13:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:oracle:mysql:5.1.14:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:oracle:mysql:5.1.15:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:oracle:mysql:5.1.16:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:oracle:mysql:5.1.17:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:oracle:mysql:5.1.18:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:oracle:mysql:5.1.19:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:oracle:mysql:5.1.20:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:oracle:mysql:5.1.21:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:oracle:mysql:5.1.22:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:oracle:mysql:5.1.30:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:oracle:mysql:6.0.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:oracle:mysql:6.0.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:oracle:mysql:6.0.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:oracle:mysql:6.0.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:oracle:mysql:6.0.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)


Change History

79 change records found - show changes

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2008-7247
NVD Published Date:
11/30/2009
NVD Last Modified:
12/17/2019