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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2004-0957

Original release date: 02/09/2005
Last revised: 09/10/2008


Unknown vulnerability in MySQL 3.23.58 and earlier, when a local user has privileges for a database whose name includes a "_" (underscore), grants privileges to other databases that have similar names, which can allow the user to conduct unauthorized activities.


CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 6.8 MEDIUM
Impact Subscore: 6.4
Exploitability Subscore: 8.6
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Network exploitable
Access Complexity: Medium
Authentication: Not required to exploit
Impact Type: Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows unauthorized modification; Allows disruption of service

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External Source: CIAC
Name: P-018
External Source: UBUNTU
Name: USN-32-1
External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2004:611
External Source: XF
Name: mysql-underscore-gain-priv(17783)
Type: Advisory
External Source: MANDRAKE
Name: MDKSA-2005:070
External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2004:597
External Source: CONECTIVA
Name: CLA-2005:947
External Source: DEBIAN
Name: DSA-707

Vulnerable software and versions

+ Configuration 1
+ OR
* cpe:/a:mysql:mysql:3.20
* cpe:/a:mysql:mysql:3.20.32a
* cpe:/a:mysql:mysql:3.21
* cpe:/a:mysql:mysql:3.22
* cpe:/a:mysql:mysql:3.22.26
* cpe:/a:mysql:mysql:3.22.27
* cpe:/a:mysql:mysql:3.22.28
* cpe:/a:mysql:mysql:3.22.29
* cpe:/a:mysql:mysql:3.22.30
* cpe:/a:mysql:mysql:3.22.32
* cpe:/a:mysql:mysql:3.23
* cpe:/a:mysql:mysql:3.23.10
* cpe:/a:mysql:mysql:3.23.2
* cpe:/a:mysql:mysql:3.23.22
* cpe:/a:mysql:mysql:3.23.23
* cpe:/a:mysql:mysql:3.23.24
* cpe:/a:mysql:mysql:3.23.25
* cpe:/a:mysql:mysql:3.23.26
* cpe:/a:mysql:mysql:3.23.27
* cpe:/a:mysql:mysql:3.23.28
* cpe:/a:mysql:mysql:3.23.28:gamma
* cpe:/a:mysql:mysql:3.23.29
* cpe:/a:mysql:mysql:3.23.3
* cpe:/a:mysql:mysql:3.23.30
* cpe:/a:mysql:mysql:3.23.31
* cpe:/a:mysql:mysql:3.23.32
* cpe:/a:mysql:mysql:3.23.33
* cpe:/a:mysql:mysql:3.23.34
* cpe:/a:mysql:mysql:3.23.36
* cpe:/a:mysql:mysql:3.23.37
* cpe:/a:mysql:mysql:3.23.38
* cpe:/a:mysql:mysql:3.23.39
* cpe:/a:mysql:mysql:3.23.4
* cpe:/a:mysql:mysql:3.23.40
* cpe:/a:mysql:mysql:3.23.41
* cpe:/a:mysql:mysql:3.23.42
* cpe:/a:mysql:mysql:3.23.43
* cpe:/a:mysql:mysql:3.23.44
* cpe:/a:mysql:mysql:3.23.45
* cpe:/a:mysql:mysql:3.23.46
* cpe:/a:mysql:mysql:3.23.47
* cpe:/a:mysql:mysql:3.23.48
* cpe:/a:mysql:mysql:3.23.49
* cpe:/a:mysql:mysql:3.23.5
* cpe:/a:mysql:mysql:3.23.50
* cpe:/a:mysql:mysql:3.23.51
* cpe:/a:mysql:mysql:3.23.52
* cpe:/a:mysql:mysql:3.23.53
* cpe:/a:mysql:mysql:3.23.53a
* cpe:/a:mysql:mysql:3.23.54
* cpe:/a:mysql:mysql:3.23.54a
* cpe:/a:mysql:mysql:3.23.55
* cpe:/a:mysql:mysql:3.23.56
* cpe:/a:mysql:mysql:3.23.58
* cpe:/a:mysql:mysql:3.23.59
* cpe:/a:mysql:mysql:3.23.8
* cpe:/a:mysql:mysql:3.23.9
* cpe:/a:mysql:mysql:4.0.0
* cpe:/a:mysql:mysql:4.0.1
* cpe:/a:mysql:mysql:4.0.10
* cpe:/a:mysql:mysql:4.0.11
* cpe:/a:mysql:mysql:4.0.11:gamma
* cpe:/a:mysql:mysql:4.0.12
* cpe:/a:mysql:mysql:4.0.13
* cpe:/a:mysql:mysql:4.0.14
* cpe:/a:mysql:mysql:4.0.15
* cpe:/a:mysql:mysql:4.0.18
* cpe:/a:mysql:mysql:4.0.2
* cpe:/a:mysql:mysql:4.0.20
* cpe:/a:mysql:mysql:4.0.3
* cpe:/a:mysql:mysql:4.0.4
* cpe:/a:mysql:mysql:4.0.5
* cpe:/a:mysql:mysql:4.0.5a
* cpe:/a:mysql:mysql:4.0.6
* cpe:/a:mysql:mysql:4.0.7
* cpe:/a:mysql:mysql:4.0.7:gamma
* cpe:/a:mysql:mysql:4.0.8
* cpe:/a:mysql:mysql:4.0.8:gamma
* cpe:/a:mysql:mysql:4.0.9
* cpe:/a:mysql:mysql:4.0.9:gamma
* cpe:/a:openpkg:openpkg:2.1
* cpe:/a:openpkg:openpkg:2.2
* cpe:/a:openpkg:openpkg:current
+ Configuration 2
+ OR
* cpe:/o:redhat:enterprise_linux:3.0::advanced_server
* cpe:/o:redhat:enterprise_linux:3.0::enterprise_server
* cpe:/o:redhat:enterprise_linux:3.0::workstation_server
* cpe:/o:redhat:enterprise_linux_desktop:3.0
* cpe:/o:suse:suse_linux:8.0
* cpe:/o:suse:suse_linux:8.1
* cpe:/o:suse:suse_linux:8.2
* cpe:/o:suse:suse_linux:9.0
* cpe:/o:suse:suse_linux:9.0::x86_64
* cpe:/o:suse:suse_linux:9.1
* cpe:/o:suse:suse_linux:9.2
* cpe:/o:trustix:secure_linux:1.5
* cpe:/o:trustix:secure_linux:2.0
* cpe:/o:trustix:secure_linux:2.1
* cpe:/o:ubuntu:ubuntu_linux:4.1::ia64
* cpe:/o:ubuntu:ubuntu_linux:4.1::ppc

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