CVE-2010-1848

Impact:
Important
Public Date:
2010-05-13
Bugzilla:
592079: CVE-2010-1848 mysql: multiple insufficient table name checks

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

Directory traversal vulnerability in MySQL 5.0 through 5.0.91 and 5.1 before 5.1.47 allows remote authenticated users to bypass intended table grants to read field definitions of arbitrary tables, and on 5.1 to read or delete content of arbitrary tables, via a .. (dot dot) in a table name.

Find out more about CVE-2010-1848 from the MITRE CVE dictionary dictionary and NIST NVD.

Statement

The Red Hat Security Response Team has rated this issue as having low security
impact, a future update may address this flaw for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3 and 4 mysql packages.

CVSS v2 metrics

Base Score 6.5
Base Metrics AV:N/AC:L/Au:S/C:P/I:P/A:P
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Low
Authentication Single
Confidentiality Impact Partial
Integrity Impact Partial
Availability Impact Partial

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Red Hat Security Errata

Platform Errata Release Date
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4 (mysql) RHSA-2010:0824 2010-11-03
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 (mysql) RHSA-2010:0442 2010-05-26

Affected Packages State

Platform Package State
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 mysql Affected
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3 mysql Affected

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