Upstream information

CVE-2008-2079 at MITRE

Description

MySQL 4.1.x before 4.1.24, 5.0.x before 5.0.60, 5.1.x before 5.1.24, and 6.0.x before 6.0.5 allows local users to bypass certain privilege checks by calling CREATE TABLE on a MyISAM table with modified (1) DATA DIRECTORY or (2) INDEX DIRECTORY arguments that are within the MySQL home data directory, which can point to tables that are created in the future.

SUSE information

Overall state of this security issue: Resolved

This issue is currently rated as having moderate severity.

CVSS v2 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database
Base Score 4.6
Vector AV:N/AC:H/Au:S/C:P/I:P/A:P
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity High
Authentication Single
Confidentiality Impact Partial
Integrity Impact Partial
Availability Impact Partial
SUSE Bugzilla entries: 387746 [RESOLVED / FIXED], 425079 [RESOLVED / FIXED], 497546 [RESOLVED / FIXED], 557669 [RESOLVED / FIXED]

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
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 10 SP2
  • mysql >= 5.0.26-12.20
  • mysql-Max >= 5.0.26-12.20
  • mysql-bench >= 5.0.26-12.20
  • mysql-client >= 5.0.26-12.20
  • mysql-devel >= 5.0.26-12.20
  • mysql-shared >= 5.0.26-12.20
core9.ppc
sle10-sp2-sdk.ia64
sles10-sp2.ia64
sles10-sp2.s390x
sle10-sp1-sdk.ppc
core9.s390
sle10-sp1-sdk.ia64
sles10.ia64
sles10.ppc
core9.x86-64
sles10-sp2.ppc
sled10.x86
sles9-nld.x86-64
sle10-sp2-sdk.ppc
sles10.x86
core9.x86
sles10.s390x
sles10-sp2-debuginfo.x86
sles9-oes.x86
core9.s390x
sle10-sp2-sdk.s390x
sles10-sp2-debuginfo.ppc
sle10-sp1-sdk.x86-64
sles10-sp2-debuginfo.s390x
sles10-sp2-debuginfo.x86-64
core9.ppc
sle10-sp1-sdk.x86
sled10.x86-64
core9.ia64
sles10-sp2.x86
sles10.x86-64
core9.x86-64
core9.x86
sles9-nld.x86
sles9-nlpos.x86
sled10-sp2.x86
core9.ia64
sle10-sp1-sdk.s390x
sles10-sp2-debuginfo.ia64
sle10-sp2-sdk.x86-64
core9.s390
core9.s390x
sle10-sp2-sdk.x86
sled10-sp2.x86-64
sles10-sp2.x86-64
ZYPP Patch Nr: 5338
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 10 SP2
  • mysql >= 5.0.26-12.20
  • mysql-Max >= 5.0.26-12.20
  • mysql-bench >= 5.0.26-12.20
  • mysql-client >= 5.0.26-12.20
  • mysql-devel >= 5.0.26-12.20
  • mysql-shared >= 5.0.26-12.20
  • mysql-shared-x86 >= 5.0.26-12.20
core9.ppc
sle10-sp2-sdk.ia64
sles10-sp2.ia64
sles10-sp2.s390x
sle10-sp1-sdk.ppc
core9.s390
sle10-sp1-sdk.ia64
sles10.ia64
sles10.ppc
core9.x86-64
sles10-sp2.ppc
sled10.x86
sles9-nld.x86-64
sle10-sp2-sdk.ppc
sles10.x86
core9.x86
sles10.s390x
sles10-sp2-debuginfo.x86
sles9-oes.x86
core9.s390x
sle10-sp2-sdk.s390x
sles10-sp2-debuginfo.ppc
sle10-sp1-sdk.x86-64
sles10-sp2-debuginfo.s390x
sles10-sp2-debuginfo.x86-64
core9.ppc
sle10-sp1-sdk.x86
sled10.x86-64
core9.ia64
sles10-sp2.x86
sles10.x86-64
core9.x86-64
core9.x86
sles9-nld.x86
sles9-nlpos.x86
sled10-sp2.x86
core9.ia64
sle10-sp1-sdk.s390x
sles10-sp2-debuginfo.ia64
sle10-sp2-sdk.x86-64
core9.s390
core9.s390x
sle10-sp2-sdk.x86
sled10-sp2.x86-64
sles10-sp2.x86-64
ZYPP Patch Nr: 5338
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 10 SP2
  • mysql >= 5.0.26-12.20
  • mysql-Max >= 5.0.26-12.20
  • mysql-bench >= 5.0.26-12.20
  • mysql-client >= 5.0.26-12.20
  • mysql-devel >= 5.0.26-12.20
  • mysql-shared >= 5.0.26-12.20
  • mysql-shared-64bit >= 5.0.26-12.20
core9.ppc
sle10-sp2-sdk.ia64
sles10-sp2.ia64
sles10-sp2.s390x
sle10-sp1-sdk.ppc
core9.s390
sle10-sp1-sdk.ia64
sles10.ia64
sles10.ppc
core9.x86-64
sles10-sp2.ppc
sled10.x86
sles9-nld.x86-64
sle10-sp2-sdk.ppc
sles10.x86
core9.x86
sles10.s390x
sles10-sp2-debuginfo.x86
sles9-oes.x86
core9.s390x
sle10-sp2-sdk.s390x
sles10-sp2-debuginfo.ppc
sle10-sp1-sdk.x86-64
sles10-sp2-debuginfo.s390x
sles10-sp2-debuginfo.x86-64
core9.ppc
sle10-sp1-sdk.x86
sled10.x86-64
core9.ia64
sles10-sp2.x86
sles10.x86-64
core9.x86-64
core9.x86
sles9-nld.x86
sles9-nlpos.x86
sled10-sp2.x86
core9.ia64
sle10-sp1-sdk.s390x
sles10-sp2-debuginfo.ia64
sle10-sp2-sdk.x86-64
core9.s390
core9.s390x
sle10-sp2-sdk.x86
sled10-sp2.x86-64
sles10-sp2.x86-64
ZYPP Patch Nr: 5338
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 10 SP2
  • mysql >= 5.0.26-12.20
  • mysql-Max >= 5.0.26-12.20
  • mysql-bench >= 5.0.26-12.20
  • mysql-client >= 5.0.26-12.20
  • mysql-devel >= 5.0.26-12.20
  • mysql-shared >= 5.0.26-12.20
  • mysql-shared-32bit >= 5.0.26-12.20
core9.ppc
sle10-sp2-sdk.ia64
sles10-sp2.ia64
sles10-sp2.s390x
sle10-sp1-sdk.ppc
core9.s390
sle10-sp1-sdk.ia64
sles10.ia64
sles10.ppc
core9.x86-64
sles10-sp2.ppc
sled10.x86
sles9-nld.x86-64
sle10-sp2-sdk.ppc
sles10.x86
core9.x86
sles10.s390x
sles10-sp2-debuginfo.x86
sles9-oes.x86
core9.s390x
sle10-sp2-sdk.s390x
sles10-sp2-debuginfo.ppc
sle10-sp1-sdk.x86-64
sles10-sp2-debuginfo.s390x
sles10-sp2-debuginfo.x86-64
core9.ppc
sle10-sp1-sdk.x86
sled10.x86-64
core9.ia64
sles10-sp2.x86
sles10.x86-64
core9.x86-64
core9.x86
sles9-nld.x86
sles9-nlpos.x86
sled10-sp2.x86
core9.ia64
sle10-sp1-sdk.s390x
sles10-sp2-debuginfo.ia64
sle10-sp2-sdk.x86-64
core9.s390
core9.s390x
sle10-sp2-sdk.x86
sled10-sp2.x86-64
sles10-sp2.x86-64
ZYPP Patch Nr: 5338
Novell Linux Desktop 9 for x86
Open Enterprise Server
  • mysql >= 4.0.18-32.35
  • mysql-Max >= 4.0.18-32.35
  • mysql-client >= 4.0.18-32.35
  • mysql-devel >= 4.0.18-32.35
  • mysql-shared >= 4.0.18-32.35
core9.ppc
sle10-sp2-sdk.ia64
sles10-sp2.ia64
sles10-sp2.s390x
sle10-sp1-sdk.ppc
core9.s390
sle10-sp1-sdk.ia64
sles10.ia64
sles10.ppc
core9.x86-64
sles10-sp2.ppc
sled10.x86
sles9-nld.x86-64
sle10-sp2-sdk.ppc
sles10.x86
core9.x86
sles10.s390x
sles10-sp2-debuginfo.x86
sles9-oes.x86
core9.s390x
sle10-sp2-sdk.s390x
sles10-sp2-debuginfo.ppc
sle10-sp1-sdk.x86-64
sles10-sp2-debuginfo.s390x
sles10-sp2-debuginfo.x86-64
core9.ppc
sle10-sp1-sdk.x86
sled10.x86-64
core9.ia64
sles10-sp2.x86
sles10.x86-64
core9.x86-64
core9.x86
sles9-nld.x86
sles9-nlpos.x86
sled10-sp2.x86
core9.ia64
sle10-sp1-sdk.s390x
sles10-sp2-debuginfo.ia64
sle10-sp2-sdk.x86-64
core9.s390
core9.s390x
sle10-sp2-sdk.x86
sled10-sp2.x86-64
sles10-sp2.x86-64
ZYPP Patch Nr: 5338
Novell Linux Desktop 9 for x86_64
  • mysql >= 4.0.18-32.35
  • mysql-Max >= 4.0.18-32.35
  • mysql-bench >= 4.0.18-32.35
  • mysql-client >= 4.0.18-32.35
  • mysql-devel >= 4.0.18-32.35
  • mysql-shared >= 4.0.18-32.35
core9.ppc
sle10-sp2-sdk.ia64
sles10-sp2.ia64
sles10-sp2.s390x
sle10-sp1-sdk.ppc
core9.s390
sle10-sp1-sdk.ia64
sles10.ia64
sles10.ppc
core9.x86-64
sles10-sp2.ppc
sled10.x86
sles9-nld.x86-64
sle10-sp2-sdk.ppc
sles10.x86
core9.x86
sles10.s390x
sles10-sp2-debuginfo.x86
sles9-oes.x86
core9.s390x
sle10-sp2-sdk.s390x
sles10-sp2-debuginfo.ppc
sle10-sp1-sdk.x86-64
sles10-sp2-debuginfo.s390x
sles10-sp2-debuginfo.x86-64
core9.ppc
sle10-sp1-sdk.x86
sled10.x86-64
core9.ia64
sles10-sp2.x86
sles10.x86-64
core9.x86-64
core9.x86
sles9-nld.x86
sles9-nlpos.x86
sled10-sp2.x86
core9.ia64
sle10-sp1-sdk.s390x
sles10-sp2-debuginfo.ia64
sle10-sp2-sdk.x86-64
core9.s390
core9.s390x
sle10-sp2-sdk.x86
sled10-sp2.x86-64
sles10-sp2.x86-64
ZYPP Patch Nr: 5338
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 >= 4.0.18-32.35
core9.ppc
sle10-sp2-sdk.ia64
sles10-sp2.ia64
sles10-sp2.s390x
sle10-sp1-sdk.ppc
core9.s390
sle10-sp1-sdk.ia64
sles10.ia64
sles10.ppc
core9.x86-64
sles10-sp2.ppc
sled10.x86
sles9-nld.x86-64
sle10-sp2-sdk.ppc
sles10.x86
core9.x86
sles10.s390x
sles10-sp2-debuginfo.x86
sles9-oes.x86
core9.s390x
sle10-sp2-sdk.s390x
sles10-sp2-debuginfo.ppc
sle10-sp1-sdk.x86-64
sles10-sp2-debuginfo.s390x
sles10-sp2-debuginfo.x86-64
core9.ppc
sle10-sp1-sdk.x86
sled10.x86-64
core9.ia64
sles10-sp2.x86
sles10.x86-64
core9.x86-64
core9.x86
sles9-nld.x86
sles9-nlpos.x86
sled10-sp2.x86
core9.ia64
sle10-sp1-sdk.s390x
sles10-sp2-debuginfo.ia64
sle10-sp2-sdk.x86-64
core9.s390
core9.s390x
sle10-sp2-sdk.x86
sled10-sp2.x86-64
sles10-sp2.x86-64
ZYPP Patch Nr: 5338
SUSE LINUX 10.1
  • mysql >= 5.0.26-12.17.5
  • mysql-Max >= 5.0.26-12.17.5
  • mysql-bench >= 5.0.26-12.17.5
  • mysql-client >= 5.0.26-12.17.5
  • mysql-devel >= 5.0.26-12.17.5
  • mysql-shared >= 5.0.26-12.17.5
  • mysql-shared-32bit >= 5.0.26-12.17.5
  • mysql-shared-64bit >= 5.0.26-12.17.5


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 Desktop 10 SP3 mysql Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 10 SP4 mysql Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 GA mysql Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP1 mysql Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP2 mysql Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP3 mysql Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 11 GA mysql Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 11 SP1 mysql Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 11 SP2 mysql Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 11 SP3 mysql Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 11 SP4 mysql Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 SP3 mysql Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 SP4 mysql Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 SP4 LTSS mysql Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1 mysql Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1 LTSS mysql Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2 mysql Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2 LTSS mysql Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 mysql Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 LTSS mysql Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP AIO 11 SP1 mysql Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 11 SP2 mysql Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 11 SP3 mysql Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP ES 11 SP1 mysql Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for VMWare 11 SP2 mysql Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for VMWare 11 SP3 mysql Released