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MySQL Directory Traversal Vulnerability

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MySQL Directory Traversal Vulnerability

Severity
5
CVSS
(AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Published
06/27/2001
Created
07/25/2018
Added
04/12/2005
Modified
08/22/2013

Description

Directory traversal vulnerability in MySQL before 3.23.36 allows local users to modify arbitrary files and gain privileges by creating a database whose name starts with .. (dot dot).

Solution(s)

  • mysql-upgrade-3_23_36
  • mysql-upgrade-latest

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