Current Description

** DISPUTED ** MySQL 5.0.18 allows local users with access to a VIEW to obtain sensitive information via the "SELECT * FROM information_schema.views;" query, which returns the query that created the VIEW. NOTE: this issue has been disputed by third parties, saying that the availability of the schema is a normal and sometimes desired aspect of database access.

Basic Data

PublishedJanuary 22, 2006
Last ModifiedDecember 17, 2019
Data TypeCVE
Data FormatMITRE
Data Version4.0
Problem TypeCWE-200
CVE Data Version4.0

Base Metric V2

CVSS 2 - Version2.0
CVSS 2 - Vector StringAV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N
CVSS 2 - Access VectorLOCAL
CVSS 2 - Access ComplexityLOW
CVSS 2 - AuthenticationNONE
CVSS 2 - Confidentiality ImpactPARTIAL
CVSS 2 - Availability ImpactNONE
CVSS 2 - Base Score2.1
Exploitability Score3.9
Impact Score2.9
Obtain All Privilegefalse
Obtain User Privilegefalse
Obtain Other Privilegefalse

Base Metric V3

No data provided.


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Vulnerable Software List

Oracle Mysql 5.0.18


20060120 MySQL 5.0 information leak?
20060121 RE: MySQL 5.0 information leak?
20060121 Re: MySQL 5.0 information leak?
20060122 Re: MySQL 5.0 information leak?
20060124 Re: MySQL 5.0 information leak?
20060123 RE: MySQL 5.0 information leak?
20060128 Re: MySQL 5.0 information leak?