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Date: Wed, 10 Sep 2014 10:29:32 -0600
From: Kurt Seifried <>
CC: CVE Assignments MITRE <>
Subject: Re: CVE Request: MySQL: MyISAM temporary file issue

Technically speaking Oracle is a CNA and should be handling this, I have
no idea how to contact them though, Mitre, can you guys reach out to
them? Also does this affect MariaDB?

On 10/09/14 10:00 AM, Salvatore Bonaccorso wrote:
> Hi
> The changes for MySQL 5.5.39[1] and 5.6.20[2] contain a reference to
> the following issue, which could be exploited by a local user to run
> arbitrary code in context of the mysqld server.
> MyISAM temporary files could be used to mount a code-execution attack.
> (Bug #18045646).
> This is also tracked in[3] and [4] mentioning as relevant fix [5].
> Was a CVE already requested for this issue? If not, could one be
> assigned?
> Regards,
> Salvatore
>  [1]
>  [2]
>  [3]
>  [4]
>  [5]

Kurt Seifried -- Red Hat -- Product Security -- Cloud
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