FreeBSD : mysql -- MyISAM table privileges security bypass vulnerability (388d9ee4-7f22-11dd-a66a-0019666436c2)

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Synopsis :

The remote FreeBSD host is missing one or more security-related
updates.

Description :

SecurityFocus reports :

MySQL is prone to a security-bypass vulnerability. An attacker can
exploit this issue to overwrite existing table files in the MySQL data
directory, bypassing certain security restrictions.

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?6ad8afa3

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.6
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:H/Au:S/C:P/I:P/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 4.0
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 34151 (freebsd_pkg_388d9ee47f2211dda66a0019666436c2.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 29106

CVE ID: CVE-2008-2079

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