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OS X security update 2008-007 for MySQL Server (CVE-2008-2079)

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OS X security update 2008-007 for MySQL Server (CVE-2008-2079)

Severity
5
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:H/Au:S/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Published
05/05/2008
Created
07/25/2018
Added
12/16/2011
Modified
02/13/2015

Description

MySQL 4.1.x before 4.1.24, 5.0.x before 5.0.60, 5.1.x before 5.1.24, and 6.0.x before 6.0.5 allows local users to bypass certain privilege checks by calling CREATE TABLE on a MyISAM table with modified (1) DATA DIRECTORY or (2) INDEX DIRECTORY arguments that are within the MySQL home data directory, which can point to tables that are created in the future.

Solution(s)

  • apple-osx-security-update-2008-007

References

  • apple-osx-security-update-2008-007

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