Date: Mon, 10 May 2010 09:33:16 +0200 From: Oden Eriksson <oeriksson@...driva.com> To: oss-security@...ts.openwall.com Subject: Re: A mysql flaw. lördagen den 8 maj 2010 02.56.06 skrev Josh Bressers: > Please use CVE-2010-1621 for this. > > Thanks. Thanks Josh. > > Hello. > > > > With the mysql-5.1.46 release they fixed a security issue mentioned > > here: > > > > http://bugs.mysql.com/bug.php?id=51770 > > > > [...] > > > > 3375 Davi Arnaut 2010-03-09 > > Bug#51770: UNINSTALL PLUGIN requires no privileges > > > > The problem was that UNINSTALL PLUGIN wasn't performing > > privilege > > checks before removing a plugin. Any user (including users > > without > > any kind of privileges) could uninstall any plugin. > > > > The solution is to verify if the user has the DELETE privilege > > for > > the mysql.plugin table before uninstalling a plugin. > > > > [...] > > > > A CVE should probably be assigned for this. > -- Regards // Oden Eriksson Security team manager - Mandriva C∞O @ NUX™ AB
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