Upstream information

CVE-2007-5969 at MITRE

Description

MySQL Community Server 5.0.x before 5.0.51, Enterprise Server 5.0.x before 5.0.52, Server 5.1.x before 5.1.23, and Server 6.0.x before 6.0.4, when a table relies on symlinks created through explicit DATA DIRECTORY and INDEX DIRECTORY options, allows remote authenticated users to overwrite system table information and gain privileges via a RENAME TABLE statement that changes the symlink to point to an existing file.

SUSE information

Overall state of this security issue: Resolved

This issue is currently rated as having important severity.

CVSS v2 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database
Base Score 7.1
Vector AV:N/AC:H/Au:S/C:C/I:C/A:C
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity High
Authentication Single
Confidentiality Impact Complete
Integrity Impact Complete
Availability Impact Complete
SUSE Bugzilla entries: 347223 [RESOLVED / FIXED], 348003 [RESOLVED / FIXED], 348307 [RESOLVED / DUPLICATE]

SUSE Security Advisories:

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1
  • libmysqlclient15 >= 5.0.67-13.20.1
  • libmysqlclient15-32bit >= 5.0.67-13.20.1
  • libmysqlclient15-x86 >= 5.0.67-13.20.1
  • libmysqlclient_r15 >= 5.0.67-13.20.1
  • mysql >= 5.0.67-13.20.1
  • mysql-Max >= 5.0.67-13.20.1
  • mysql-client >= 5.0.67-13.20.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2
  • libmysqlclient15 >= 5.0.94-0.2.4.1
  • libmysqlclient15-32bit >= 5.0.94-0.2.4.1
  • libmysqlclient15-x86 >= 5.0.94-0.2.4.1
  • libmysqlclient_r15 >= 5.0.94-0.2.4.1
  • mysql >= 5.0.94-0.2.4.1
  • mysql-Max >= 5.0.94-0.2.4.1
  • mysql-client >= 5.0.94-0.2.4.1
  • mysql-tools >= 5.0.94-0.2.4.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3
  • libmysqlclient15 >= 5.0.96-0.6.1
  • libmysqlclient15-32bit >= 5.0.96-0.6.1
  • libmysqlclient15-x86 >= 5.0.96-0.6.1
  • libmysqlclient_r15 >= 5.0.96-0.6.1
  • mysql >= 5.5.31-0.7.10
  • mysql-client >= 5.5.31-0.7.10
  • mysql-tools >= 5.5.31-0.7.10
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4
  • libmysql55client18 >= 5.5.43-0.7.3
  • libmysql55client18-32bit >= 5.5.43-0.7.3
  • libmysql55client18-x86 >= 5.5.43-0.7.3
  • libmysql55client_r18 >= 5.5.43-0.7.3
  • libmysql55client_r18-32bit >= 5.5.43-0.7.3
  • libmysql55client_r18-x86 >= 5.5.43-0.7.3
  • libmysqlclient15 >= 5.0.96-0.6.20
  • libmysqlclient15-32bit >= 5.0.96-0.6.20
  • libmysqlclient15-x86 >= 5.0.96-0.6.20
  • libmysqlclient_r15 >= 5.0.96-0.6.20
  • mysql >= 5.5.43-0.7.3
  • mysql-client >= 5.5.43-0.7.3
  • mysql-tools >= 5.5.43-0.7.3
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11 SP4
  • libmysql55client_r18-32bit >= 5.5.43-0.7.3
  • libmysql55client_r18-x86 >= 5.5.43-0.7.3
  • libmysqlclient-devel >= 5.0.96-0.6.1
  • libmysqlclient_r15-32bit >= 5.0.96-0.6.20
  • libmysqlclient_r15-x86 >= 5.0.96-0.6.20
openSUSE Tumbleweed
  • libmariadbd-devel >= 10.6.4-2.1
  • libmariadbd19 >= 10.6.4-2.1
  • mariadb >= 10.6.4-2.1
  • mariadb-bench >= 10.6.4-2.1
  • mariadb-client >= 10.6.4-2.1
  • mariadb-errormessages >= 10.6.4-2.1
  • mariadb-galera >= 10.6.4-2.1
  • mariadb-rpm-macros >= 10.6.4-2.1
  • mariadb-test >= 10.6.4-2.1
  • mariadb-tools >= 10.6.4-2.1
Patchnames:
openSUSE Tumbleweed GA libmariadbd-devel-10.6.4-2.1


Status of this issue by product and package

Please note that this evaluation state might be work in progress, incomplete or outdated. Also information for service packs in the LTSS phase is only included for issues meeting the LTSS criteria. If in doubt, feel free to contact us for clarification.

Product(s) Source package State
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 12 SP5 mariadb-100 Already fixed
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP4 ESPOS mariadb-100 Already fixed
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP4 LTSS mariadb-100 Already fixed
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP5 mariadb-100 Already fixed
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP4 mariadb-100 Already fixed
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP5 mariadb-100 Already fixed
SUSE Linux Enterprise Workstation Extension 12 mariadb-100 Already fixed
SUSE OpenStack Cloud 7 mariadb In progress
SUSE OpenStack Cloud 9 mariadb-100 Already fixed
SUSE OpenStack Cloud Crowbar 9 mariadb-100 Already fixed