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Arbitrary files could be read or overwritten via the remote database
The version of MySQL installed on the remote host is older than
3.23.50, 4.0.24, 4.1.6 or 5.0.3. As such, the mysqlaccess script
included with it reportedly could be used to read or overwrite
arbitrary files via a symlink attack.
See also :
Upgrade to MySQL version 3.23.50 / 4.0.24 / 4.1.6 / 5.0.3 or
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.6
CVSS Temporal Score : 4.0
Public Exploit Available : true