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MySQL creates world readable log files

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MySQL creates world readable log files

Severity
5
CVSS
(AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Published
12/27/1998
Created
07/25/2018
Added
04/12/2005
Modified
08/22/2013

Description

mysqld in MySQL 3.21 creates log files with world-readable permissions, which allows local users to obtain passwords for users who are added to the user database.

Solution(s)

  • mysql-upgrade-3_21_27
  • mysql-upgrade-latest

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