MySQL 5.1 < 5.1.18 Multiple Vulnerabilities

2007-05-17T00:00:00
ID MYSQL_5_1_18.NASL
Type nessus
Reporter This script is Copyright (C) 2007-2018 and is owned by Tenable, Inc. or an Affiliate thereof.
Modified 2020-08-02T00:00:00

Description

The version of MySQL installed on the remote host reportedly is affected by several issues :

  • Evaluation of an

                                        
                                            #
# (C) Tenable Network Security, Inc.
#

include("compat.inc");

if (description)
{
  script_id(25242);
  script_version("1.21");
  script_cvs_date("Date: 2018/11/15 20:50:21");

  script_cve_id("CVE-2007-2583", "CVE-2007-2691", "CVE-2007-2692", "CVE-2007-2693");
  script_bugtraq_id(23911, 24008, 24011, 24016);
  script_xref(name:"EDB-ID", value:"30020");

  script_name(english:"MySQL 5.1 < 5.1.18 Multiple Vulnerabilities");
  script_summary(english:"Checks version of MySQL");

  script_set_attribute(attribute:"synopsis", value:
"The remote database server is affected by multiple vulnerabilities.");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"description", value:
"The version of MySQL installed on the remote host reportedly is
affected by several issues :

  - Evaluation of an 'IN()' predicate with a decimal-valued
    argument causes a service crash.

  - A user can rename a table even though he does not have 
    DROP privileges.

  - If a stored routine is declared as 'SQL SECURITY INVOKER', 
    a user may be able to gain privileges by invoking that 
    routine.

  - A user with only ALTER privileges on a partitioned table
    can discover information about the table that should 
    require SELECT privileges.");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"see_also", value:"https://bugs.mysql.com/bug.php?id=23675");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"see_also", value:"http://bugs.mysql.com/bug.php?id=27515");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"see_also", value:"https://bugs.mysql.com/bug.php?id=27337");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"see_also", value:"http://dev.mysql.com/doc/refman/5.1/en/news-5-1-18.html");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"solution", value:"Upgrade to MySQL version 5.1.18 or later.");
  script_set_cvss_base_vector("CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:S/C:P/I:P/A:P");
  script_set_cvss_temporal_vector("CVSS2#E:POC/RL:OF/RC:C");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"exploitability_ease", value:"Exploits are available");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"exploit_available", value:"true");
  script_cwe_id(189);

  script_set_attribute(attribute:"plugin_publication_date", value:"2007/05/17");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"vuln_publication_date", value:"2006/10/26");

  script_set_attribute(attribute:"plugin_type", value:"remote");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"cpe", value:"cpe:/a:mysql:mysql");
  script_end_attributes();
 
  script_category(ACT_GATHER_INFO);
  script_family(english:"Databases");

  script_copyright(english:"This script is Copyright (C) 2007-2018 and is owned by Tenable, Inc. or an Affiliate thereof.");

  script_dependencies("mysql_version.nasl", "mysql_login.nasl");
  script_require_ports("Services/mysql", 3306);
  script_require_keys("Settings/ParanoidReport");

  exit(0);
}


include("global_settings.inc");
include("misc_func.inc");
include("mysql_func.inc");


# nb: banner checks of open source software are prone to false-
#     positives so only run the check if reporting is paranoid.
if (report_paranoia < 2)
  exit(1, "This plugin only runs if 'Report paranoia' is set to 'Paranoid'.");

port = get_service(svc:"mysql", default:3306, exit_on_fail:TRUE);

if (mysql_init(port:port, exit_on_fail:TRUE) == 1)
{
  ver = mysql_get_version();
  if (isnull(ver)) exit(0);

  if (ver =~ "^5\.1\.([0-9]($|[^0-9])|1[1-7]($|[^0-9]))")
  {
    report =
      '\nThe remote MySQL '+mysql_get_variant()+'\'s version is :\n'+
      '\n  '+ver+'\n';
    datadir = get_kb_item('mysql/' + port + '/datadir');
    if (!empty_or_null(datadir))
    {
      report += '  Data Dir          : ' + datadir + '\n';
    }
    databases = get_kb_item('mysql/' + port + '/databases');
    if (!empty_or_null(databases))
    { 
      report += '  Databases         :\n' + databases;
    }
    security_warning(port:port, extra:report);
  }
}
mysql_close();