This script is Copyright (C) 2005-2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.
The remote Mandrake Linux host is missing one or more security
A temporary file vulnerability in the mysqlaccess script in MySQL was
discovered by Javier Fernandez-Sanguino Pena. This flaw could allow an
unprivileged user to let root overwrite arbitrary files via a symlink
attack. It could also be used to view the contents of a temporary file
which could contain sensitive information.
The updated packages have been patched to prevent these problems.
Update the affected packages.
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.6