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The remote host is affected by a privilege escalation vulnerability.
The version of MySQL installed on the remote host is older than
3.23.56. As such, it reportedly creates world-writeable files. By
restarting the MySQL daemon under root ID, a local attacker could gain
See also :
Upgrade to MySQL 3.23.56 or later.
Risk factor :
High / CVSS Base Score : 9.0
CVSS Temporal Score : 7.4
Public Exploit Available : true
Nessus Plugin ID: 17820 ()
Bugtraq ID: 7052
CVE ID: CVE-2003-0150
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