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CVE-2010-1621 Detail

Current Description

The mysql_uninstall_plugin function in sql/sql_plugin.cc in MySQL 5.1 before 5.1.46 does not check privileges before uninstalling a plugin, which allows remote attackers to uninstall arbitrary plugins via the UNINSTALL PLUGIN command.

Source:  MITRE
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Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 5.0 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 10.0


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

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Hyperlink Resource
http://bugs.mysql.com/bug.php?id=51770
http://dev.mysql.com/doc/refman/5.1/en/news-5-1-46.html
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2010:093
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/39543
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-1397-1

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

  • Permissions, Privileges, and Access Controls (CWE-264)

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:mysql:mysql:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
Up to (including)
5.1.45


Change History

2 change records found - show changes

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2010-1621
NVD Published Date:
05/14/2010
NVD Last Modified:
01/04/2018