CVE-2006-1451

HIGH

Description

MySQL Manager in Apple Mac OS X 10.3.9 and 10.4.6, when setting up a new MySQL database server, does not use the "New MySQL root password" that is provided, which causes the MySQL root password to be blank and allows local users to gain full privileges to that database.

References

http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2006/May/msg00003.html

http://secunia.com/advisories/20077

http://securitytracker.com/id?1016077

http://www.osvdb.org/25595

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/17951

http://www.us-cert.gov/cas/techalerts/TA06-132A.html

http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2006/1779

https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/26420

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2006-05-12

Updated: 2017-07-20

Risk Information

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 7.2

Vector: AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C

Impact Score: 10

Exploitability Score: 3.9

Severity: HIGH