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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2010-1626

Original release date: 05/21/2010
Last revised: 01/14/2011


MySQL before 5.1.46 allows local users to delete the data and index files of another user's MyISAM table via a symlink attack in conjunction with the DROP TABLE command, a different vulnerability than CVE-2008-4098 and CVE-2008-7247.


CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 3.6 LOW
Impact Subscore: 4.9
Exploitability Subscore: 3.9
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Locally exploitable
Access Complexity: Low
Authentication: Not required to exploit
Impact Type: Allows unauthorized modification; Allows disruption of service

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External Source: SUSE
Name: SUSE-SR:2010:021
External Source: SUSE
Name: SUSE-SR:2010:019
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://bugs.mysql.com/bug.php?id=40980
Type: Patch Information
External Source: SECTRACK
Name: 1024004
External Source: OVAL
Name: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:9490
External Source: MANDRIVA
Name: MDVSA-2010:101
External Source: BID
Name: 40257
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2010-1194
Type: Advisory
External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2010:0442
External Source: MLIST
Name: [oss-security] 20100518 Re: A mysql flaw.
External Source: MLIST
Name: [oss-security] 20100510 Re: A mysql flaw.

References to Check Content

Identifier: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:9490
Check System: http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5

Vulnerable software and versions

+ Configuration 1
+ OR
* cpe:/a:mysql:mysql:5.1.44
* cpe:/a:mysql:mysql:5.1.43
* cpe:/a:mysql:mysql:5.1.42
* cpe:/a:mysql:mysql:5.1.41
* cpe:/a:mysql:mysql:5.1.40
* cpe:/a:mysql:mysql:5.1.39
* cpe:/a:mysql:mysql:5.1.38
* cpe:/a:mysql:mysql:5.1.37
* cpe:/a:mysql:mysql:5.1.36
* cpe:/a:mysql:mysql:5.1.35
* cpe:/a:mysql:mysql:5.1.34
* cpe:/a:mysql:mysql:5.1.33
* cpe:/a:mysql:mysql:5.1.32
* cpe:/a:mysql:mysql:5.1.31
* cpe:/a:mysql:mysql:5.1.30
* cpe:/a:mysql:mysql:5.1.23
* cpe:/a:mysql:mysql:5.1.5a
* cpe:/a:mysql:mysql:5.1.5
* cpe:/a:mysql:mysql:5.0.91
* cpe:/a:mysql:mysql:5.0.90
* cpe:/a:mysql:mysql:5.0.89
* cpe:/a:mysql:mysql:5.0.88
* cpe:/a:mysql:mysql:5.0.87
* cpe:/a:mysql:mysql:5.0.86
* cpe:/a:mysql:mysql:5.0.85
* cpe:/a:mysql:mysql:5.0.84
* cpe:/a:mysql:mysql:5.0.83
* cpe:/a:mysql:mysql:5.0.82
* cpe:/a:mysql:mysql:5.0.81
* cpe:/a:mysql:mysql:5.0.77
* cpe:/a:mysql:mysql:5.0.75
* cpe:/a:mysql:mysql:5.0.67
* cpe:/a:mysql:mysql:5.0.51b
* cpe:/a:mysql:mysql:5.0.51a
* cpe:/a:mysql:mysql:5.0.45
* cpe:/a:mysql:mysql:5.0.41
* cpe:/a:mysql:mysql:5.0.37
* cpe:/a:mysql:mysql:5.0.33
* cpe:/a:mysql:mysql:5.0.27
* cpe:/a:mysql:mysql:5.0.24a
* cpe:/a:mysql:mysql:5.0.24
* cpe:/a:mysql:mysql:5.0.23
* cpe:/a:mysql:mysql:5.0.22
* cpe:/a:mysql:mysql:5.0.21
* cpe:/a:mysql:mysql:5.0.20a
* cpe:/a:mysql:mysql:5.0.20
* cpe:/a:mysql:mysql:5.0.19
* cpe:/a:mysql:mysql:5.0.18
* cpe:/a:mysql:mysql:5.0.17a
* cpe:/a:mysql:mysql:5.0.17
* cpe:/a:mysql:mysql:5.0.16a
* cpe:/a:mysql:mysql:5.0.16
* cpe:/a:mysql:mysql:5.0.15a
* cpe:/a:mysql:mysql:5.0.15
* cpe:/a:mysql:mysql:
* cpe:/a:mysql:mysql:5.1.23a
* cpe:/a:mysql:mysql:5.0.45b
* cpe:/a:mysql:mysql:5.1.45 and previous versions

* Denotes Vulnerable Software
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Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)
  • Permissions, Privileges, and Access Control (CWE-264)
  • Link Following (CWE-59)