Date: Mon, 15 Sep 2008 20:53:40 -0400 (EDT) From: "Steven M. Christey" <coley@...us.mitre.org> To: Tomas Hoger <thoger@...hat.com> cc: oss-security@...ts.openwall.com, coley@...re.org Subject: Re: CVE request: MySQL incomplete fix for CVE-2008-2079 On Tue, 9 Sep 2008, Tomas Hoger wrote: > Devin Carraway of Debian noticed, that the upstream fix can be defeated > by local users via directory symlinks: > > http://bugs.debian.org/cgi-bin/bugreport.cgi?bug=480292#25 Use CVE-2008-4097 > Which is also possible to defeat, as described by Devin in the upstream > bug report related to the original issue: > > http://bugs.mysql.com/bug.php?id=32167 > comment dated with "[18 Jul 9:43]" Use CVE-2008-4098 - Steve
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