CVE-2003-0150

Current Description

MySQL 3.23.55 and earlier creates world-writeable files and allows mysql users to gain root privileges by using the "SELECT * INFO OUTFILE" operator to overwrite a configuration file and cause mysql to run as root upon restart, as demonstrated by modifying my.cnf.

Basic Data

PublishedMarch 24, 2003
Last ModifiedOctober 07, 2019
Assignercve@mitre.org
Data TypeCVE
Data FormatMITRE
Data Version4.0
Problem TypeNVD-CWE-Other
CVE Data Version4.0

Base Metric V2

CVSS 2 - Version2.0
CVSS 2 - Vector StringAV:N/AC:L/Au:S/C:C/I:C/A:C
CVSS 2 - Access VectorNETWORK
CVSS 2 - Access ComplexityLOW
CVSS 2 - AuthenticationSINGLE
CVSS 2 - Confidentiality ImpactCOMPLETE
CVSS 2 - Availability ImpactCOMPLETE
CVSS 2 - Base Score9.0
SeverityHIGH
Exploitability Score8.0
Impact Score10.0
Obtain All Privilegetrue
Obtain User Privilegefalse
Obtain Other Privilegefalse

Base Metric V3

No data provided.

Configurations

  • OR - Configuration 1
    Cpe VersionPartVendorProductVersionUpdateEditionLanguageSW EditionTarget SWTarget HWOtherVersion Start IncludingVersion End IncludingVersion Start ExcludingVersion End Excluding
    2.3ApplicationOracleMysql3.23.52*******
    2.3ApplicationOracleMysql3.23.53*******
    2.3ApplicationOracleMysql3.23.53a*******
    2.3ApplicationOracleMysql3.23.54*******
    2.3ApplicationOracleMysql3.23.54a*******
    2.3ApplicationOracleMysql3.23.55*******

Vulnerable Software List

VendorProductVersions
Oracle Mysql 3.23.52, 3.23.53, 3.23.53a, 3.23.54, 3.23.54a, 3.23.55

References

NameSourceURLTags
CLA-2003:743http://distro.conectiva.com.br/atualizacoes/?id=a&anuncio=000743CONECTIVA
20030308 MySQL_user_can_be_changed_to_root?http://marc.info/?l=bugtraq&m=104715840202315&w=2BUGTRAQ
20030310 Re: MySQL user can be changed to roothttp://marc.info/?l=bugtraq&m=104739810523433&w=2BUGTRAQ
20030318 [OpenPKG-SA-2003.022] OpenPKG Security Advisory (mysql)http://marc.info/?l=bugtraq&m=104800948128630&w=2BUGTRAQ
20030318 GLSA: mysql (200303-14)http://marc.info/?l=bugtraq&m=104802285012750&w=2BUGTRAQ
RHSA-2003:094http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2003-094.htmlREDHAT
DSA-303http://www.debian.org/security/2003/dsa-303DEBIAN
VU#203897http://www.kb.cert.org/vuls/id/203897CERT-VNUS Government Resource
ESA-20030324-012http://www.linuxsecurity.com/advisories/engarde_advisory-3046.htmlENGARDE
MDKSA-2003:057http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2003:057MANDRAKE
RHSA-2003:093http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2003-093.htmlREDHAT
7052http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/7052BIDExploit Patch Vendor Advisory
mysql-datadir-root-privileges(11510)https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/11510XF
oval:org.mitre.oval:def:442https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A442OVAL