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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2004-0388

The mysqld_multi script in MySQL allows local users to overwrite arbitrary files via a symlink attack.
Publish Date : 2004-06-01 Last Update Date : 2019-12-17
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
Confidentiality Impact None (There is no impact to the confidentiality of the system.)
Integrity Impact Partial (Modification of some system files or information is possible, but the attacker does not have control over what can be modified, or the scope of what the attacker can affect is limited.)
Availability Impact None (There is no impact to the availability of the system.)
Access Complexity Low (Specialized access conditions or extenuating circumstances do not exist. Very little knowledge or skill is required to exploit. )
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s)
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Additional Vendor Supplied Data

Vendor Impact CVSS Score CVSS Vector Report Date Publish Date
Redhat low 2004-04-14
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- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
RHSA-2004:569: mysql security update (Low) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20040569 unix
RHSA-2004:569: mysql security update (Low) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:2004569 unix
The mysqld_multi script in MySQL allows local users to overwrite arbitrary files via a symlink attack. oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10559 unix
OVAL (Open Vulnerability and Assessment Language) definitions define exactly what should be done to verify a vulnerability or a missing patch. Check out the OVAL definitions if you want to learn what you should do to verify a vulnerability.

- Products Affected By CVE-2004-0388

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Oracle Mysql 5.0.33 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Oracle Mysql 1

- References For CVE-2004-0388
GENTOO GLSA-200405-20
BUGTRAQ 20040414 [OpenPKG-SA-2004.014] OpenPKG Security Advisory (mysql) CONFIRM
CIAC P-018
BID 10142 MySQL MYSQLD_Multi Insecure Temporary File Creation Vulnerability Release Date:2009-07-12
OSVDB 6421
REDHAT RHSA-2004:569
REDHAT RHSA-2004:597
SECTRACK 1009784
XF mysql-mysqldmulti-symlink(15883)
OVAL oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10559

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2004-0388

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