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
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1 GA libmysqlclient15-32bit
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
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2 GA libmysqlclient15-32bit
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
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 GA libmysqlclient15-32bit
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
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4 GA libmysql55client18-32bit
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4 GA libmysqlclient15-32bit
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
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11 SP4 GA libmysql55client_r18-32bit
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11 SP4 GA libmysqlclient-devel
Novell Linux Desktop 9 for x86
Open Enterprise Server
  • mysql >= 4.0.18-32.32
  • mysql-Max >= 4.0.18-32.32
  • mysql-client >= 4.0.18-32.32
  • mysql-devel >= 4.0.18-32.32
  • mysql-shared >= 4.0.18-32.32
sles10.x86
core9.s390
sles10.s390x
core9.x86
core9.s390
core9.x86
ZYPP Patch Nr: 4879
Novell Linux Desktop 9 for x86_64
  • mysql >= 4.0.18-32.32
  • mysql-Max >= 4.0.18-32.32
  • mysql-bench >= 4.0.18-32.32
  • mysql-client >= 4.0.18-32.32
  • mysql-devel >= 4.0.18-32.32
  • mysql-shared >= 4.0.18-32.32
sles10.x86
core9.s390
sles10.s390x
core9.x86
core9.s390
core9.x86
ZYPP Patch Nr: 4879
SLES SDK 9 for IBM S/390 and IBM zSeries
SLES SDK 9 for IBM iSeries and IBM pSeries
SLES SDK 9 for IBM zSeries
SLES SDK 9 for IPF
SLES SDK 9 for X86-64
SLES SDK 9 for x86
  • mysql-bench >= 4.0.18-32.32
sles10.x86
core9.s390
sles10.s390x
core9.x86
core9.s390
core9.x86
ZYPP Patch Nr: 4879
SUSE LINUX 10.1
  • mysql >= 5.0.26-12.16
  • mysql-Max >= 5.0.26-12.16
  • mysql-bench >= 5.0.26-12.16
  • mysql-client >= 5.0.26-12.16
  • mysql-devel >= 5.0.26-12.16
  • mysql-shared >= 5.0.26-12.16
  • mysql-shared-32bit >= 5.0.26-12.16
  • mysql-shared-64bit >= 5.0.26-12.16