Bug 216427 - (CVE-2006-4227) CVE-2006-4227 mysql improper suid argument evaluation
CVE-2006-4227 mysql improper suid argument evaluation
Product: Security Response
Classification: Other
Component: vulnerability (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Tom Lane
David Lawrence
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Reported: 2006-11-20 07:13 EST by Mark J. Cox
Modified: 2013-07-02 23:11 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2008-07-25 04:14:16 EDT
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Red Hat Product Errata RHSA-2008:0364 normal SHIPPED_LIVE Low: mysql security and bug fix update 2008-05-20 08:44:41 EDT

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Description Mark J. Cox 2006-11-20 07:13:02 EST
+++ This bug was initially created as a clone of Bug #203432 +++

MySQL improperly evaluates the argument passed to suid in the context of the
routine's definer, not in the context of the caller.  This could possibly lead
to privilege escalation.

The upstream bug has more information:
Comment 2 Red Hat Product Security 2008-07-25 04:14:16 EDT
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