|Bugzilla:||241688: CVE-2007-2691 mysql DROP privilege not enforced when renaming tables|
The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:
MySQL before 4.1.23, 5.0.x before 5.0.42, and 5.1.x before 5.1.18 does not require the DROP privilege for RENAME TABLE statements, which allows remote authenticated users to rename arbitrary tables.
Red Hat is aware of this issue and is tracking it via the following bug:
The Red Hat Security Response Team has rated this issue as having low security impact, a future update may address this flaw. More information regarding issue severity can be found here:
Red Hat security errata
|Red Hat Application Stack v1 for Enterprise Linux AS (v.4) (mysql)||RHSA-2007:0894||September 10, 2007|
|Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 4 (mysql)||RHSA-2008:0768||July 24, 2008|
|Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 5 (mysql)||RHSA-2008:0364||May 20, 2008|
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