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MDKSA-2005:070: MySQL

Vulnerability Assessment Summary
Check for the version of the MySQL package

Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Assessment

The remote host is missing the patch for the advisory MDKSA-2005:070 (MySQL).



A vulnerability in MySQL would permit a user with grant rights to a database
with a name containing an underscore character ('_') to have the ability to
grant rights to other databases with similar names. This problem was
previously discovered and fixed, but a new case where the problem still existed
was recently discovered.

The updated packages have been patched to correct this issue.



Solution : http://wwwnew.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2005:070
Network Security Threat Level: High

Networks Security ID:

Vulnerability Assessment Copyright: This script is Copyright (C) 2005 Tenable Network Security

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