CVE-2004-0457

Current Description

The mysqlhotcopy script in mysql 4.0.20 and earlier, when using the scp method from the mysql-server package, allows local users to overwrite arbitrary files via a symlink attack on temporary files.

Basic Data

PublishedSeptember 28, 2004
Last ModifiedDecember 17, 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:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P
CVSS 2 - Access VectorLOCAL
CVSS 2 - Access ComplexityLOW
CVSS 2 - AuthenticationNONE
CVSS 2 - Confidentiality ImpactPARTIAL
CVSS 2 - Availability ImpactPARTIAL
CVSS 2 - Base Score4.6
SeverityMEDIUM
Exploitability Score3.9
Impact Score6.4
Obtain All Privilegefalse
Obtain User Privilegetrue
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
    2.3ApplicationOracleMysql********4.0.20

Vulnerable Software List

VendorProductVersions
Oracle Mysql *

References

NameSourceURLTags
http://packages.debian.org/changelogs/pool/main/m/mysql-dfsg/mysql-dfsg_4.0.20-11/changeloghttp://packages.debian.org/changelogs/pool/main/m/mysql-dfsg/mysql-dfsg_4.0.20-11/changelogCONFIRM
P-018http://www.ciac.org/ciac/bulletins/p-018.shtmlCIAC
DSA-540http://www.debian.org/security/2004/dsa-540DEBIAN
RHSA-2004:597http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2004-597.htmlREDHATPATCH Vendor Advisory
mysql-mysqlhotcopy-insecure-file(17030)https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/17030XF
oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10693https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A10693OVAL