MySQL Community Server 5.1 < 5.1.46 Multiple Vulnerabilities
Medium Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 5547
SynopsisThe remote database server is vulnerable to multiple attack vectors.
DescriptionVersions of MySQL Community Server 5.1 earlier than 5.1.46 are potentially affected by the following vulnerabilities :
- A local user may be able to issue a 'DROP TABLE' command for one MyISAM table and remove the data and index files of a different MyISAM table. (Bug #40980)
- The application does not correct check privileges in calls to 'UNINSTALL PLUGIN', which could be abused by an unprivileged user to uninstall plugins loaded dynamically. (BUG #51770)
SolutionUpgrade to MySQL Community Server 5.1.46 or later.