Date: Tue, 18 Oct 2011 16:38:10 -0400 (EDT) From: Josh Bressers <bressers@...hat.com> To: oss-security@...ts.openwall.com Subject: Re: MySQL executable comment execution on MySQL slave server (from 2009) ----- Original Message ----- > This is an old one that slipped through in 2009: > > The executable comment capability in MySQL before 5.1.50 and 5.0.93 > can be used to execute arbitrary SQL commands as a privileged user. > This occurs on MySQL servers configured as slaves in a MySQL > replication environment where the slave server is running a newer > version of MySQL than the server. The attacker would need the ability > to add custom comments to a database on the MySQL server. > > http://bugs.mysql.com/bug.php?id=49124 > http://dev.mysql.com/doc/refman/5.1/en/news-5-1-50.html > http://dev.mysql.com/doc/refman/5.0/en/news-5-0-93.html Please use CVE-2009-5026. Thanks. -- JB
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