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CVE-2017-15945 Detail

Current Description

The installation scripts in the Gentoo dev-db/mysql, dev-db/mariadb, dev-db/percona-server, dev-db/mysql-cluster, and dev-db/mariadb-galera packages before 2017-09-29 have chown calls for user-writable directory trees, which allows local users to gain privileges by leveraging access to the mysql account for creation of a link.

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score: 7.8 HIGH
Vector:  CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

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Hyperlink Resource
https://bugs.gentoo.org/630822 Issue Tracking Third Party Advisory
https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201711-04 Issue Tracking Third Party Advisory

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-732 Incorrect Permission Assignment for Critical Resource NIST  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:mariadb:mariadb:*:r1:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Up to (excluding)
10.0.30
 cpe:2.3:a:mysql:mysql:*:r1:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Up to (excluding)
5.6.36
Running on/with
 cpe:2.3:o:gentoo:linux:-:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2017-15945
NVD Published Date:
10/27/2017
NVD Last Modified:
10/02/2019