MADB-10-002900 - Database objects (including but not limited to tables, indexes, storage, stored procedures, functions, triggers, links to software external to MariaDB, etc.) must be owned by database/MariaDB principals authorized for ownership.

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Within the database, object ownership implies full privileges to the owned object, including the privilege to assign access to the owned objects to other subjects. Database functions and procedures can be coded using definers rights. This allows anyone who uses the object to perform the actions if they were the owner. If not properly managed, this can lead to privileged actions being taken by unauthorized individuals.

Conversely, if critical tables or other objects rely on unauthorized owner accounts, these objects may be lost when an account is removed.

NOTE: Nessus has not performed this check. Please review the benchmark to ensure target compliance.


Assign ownership of authorized objects to authorized object owner accounts.

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Item Details

References: CAT|II, CCI|CCI-001499, Rule-ID|SV-253688r841589_rule, STIG-ID|MADB-10-002900, Vuln-ID|V-253688

Plugin: MySQLDB

Control ID: ba597507226ddd9f8c25159b79751c027b23ba24642205e33fea87077e2a71ff