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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2007-6303

MySQL 5.0.x before 5.0.51a, 5.1.x before 5.1.23, and 6.0.x before 6.0.4 does not update the DEFINER value of a view when the view is altered, which allows remote authenticated users to gain privileges via a sequence of statements including a CREATE SQL SECURITY DEFINER VIEW statement and an ALTER VIEW statement.
Publish Date : 2007-12-10 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 Medium (The access conditions are somewhat specialized. Some preconditions must be satistified to exploit)
Authentication ???
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s) Gain privileges
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Vendor Statements

This issue did not affect the mysql packages as shipped in Red Hat Enterprise Linux 2.1, 3, 4, or 5. This issue affected the mysql packages as shipped in Red Hat Application Stack v1 and v2 and was addressed by RHSA-2007:1157:
Source: Redhat

- Additional Vendor Supplied Data

Vendor Impact CVSS Score CVSS Vector Report Date Publish Date
Redhat low 2007-12-10 2007-07-19
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- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
CVE-2007-6303 unix
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- Products Affected By CVE-2007-6303

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Mysql Mysql 5.0.0 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Mysql Mysql 5.0.1 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Mysql Mysql 5.0.2 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Mysql Mysql 5.0.3 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Mysql Mysql 5.0.4 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Mysql Mysql 5.0.5 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Mysql Mysql * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application Mysql Mysql 5.0.10 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application Mysql Mysql 5.0.15 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 Application Mysql Mysql 5.0.16 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 Application Mysql Mysql 5.0.17 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 Application Mysql Mysql 5.0.20 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 Application Mysql Mysql * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 Application Mysql Mysql 5.0.24 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
15 Application Oracle Mysql 5.0.41 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
16 Application Oracle Mysql 5.1.1 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
17 Application Oracle Mysql 5.1.2 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
18 Application Oracle Mysql 5.1.10 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
19 Application Oracle Mysql 5.1.11 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
20 Application Oracle Mysql 5.1.12 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
21 Application Oracle Mysql 5.1.13 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
22 Application Oracle Mysql 5.1.14 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
23 Application Oracle Mysql 5.1.15 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
24 Application Oracle Mysql 5.1.16 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
25 Application Oracle Mysql 5.1.17 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
26 Application Oracle Mysql 6.0.0 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
27 Application Oracle Mysql 6.0.1 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
28 Application Oracle Mysql 6.0.2 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
29 Application Oracle Mysql 6.0.3 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Mysql Mysql 14
Oracle Mysql 15

- References For CVE-2007-6303
SUSE SUSE-SR:2008:003
GENTOO GLSA-200804-04
SECTRACK 1019085
BID 26832 MySQL Server Privilege Escalation And Denial Of Service Vulnerabilities Release Date:2008-04-07
REDHAT RHSA-2007:1157
VUPEN ADV-2007-4198
XF mysql-definer-value-privilege-escalation(38989)
BUGTRAQ 20080205 rPSA-2008-0040-1 mysql mysql-bench mysql-server

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2007-6303

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