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Vulnerability of MariaDB: privilege escalation via mysql_install_db

Synthesis of the vulnerability 

An attacker can bypass restrictions via mysql_install_db of MariaDB, in order to escalate his privileges.
Impacted software: MariaDB ~ precise.
Severity of this computer vulnerability: 1/4.
Creation date: 04/02/2020.
Références of this announce: CVE-2020-7221, VIGILANCE-VUL-31510.

Description of the vulnerability 

An attacker can bypass restrictions via mysql_install_db of MariaDB, in order to escalate his privileges.
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This weakness note impacts software or systems such as MariaDB ~ precise.

Our Vigil@nce team determined that the severity of this threat note is low.

The trust level is of type confirmed by the editor, with an origin of privileged shell.

An attacker with a expert ability can exploit this computer weakness.

Solutions for this threat 

MariaDB: version 10.4.12.
The version 10.4.12 is fixed:
  Release Notes: https://mariadb.com/kb/en/mdb-10412-rn/
  Changelog: https://mariadb.com/kb/en/mdb-10412-cl/
  Downloads: https://downloads.mariadb.org/mariadb/10.4.12

MariaDB: version 10.3.22.
The version 10.3.22 is fixed:
  Release Notes: https://mariadb.com/kb/en/mdb-10322-rn/
  Changelog: https://mariadb.com/kb/en/mdb-10322-cl/
  Downloads: https://downloads.mariadb.org/mariadb/10.3.22

MariaDB: version 10.2.31.
The version 10.2.31 is fixed:
  Release Notes: https://mariadb.com/kb/en/mdb-10231-rn/
  Changelog: https://mariadb.com/kb/en/mdb-10231-cl/
  Downloads: https://downloads.mariadb.org/mariadb/10.2.31

MariaDB: version 10.1.44.
The version 10.1.44 is fixed:
  Release Notes: https://mariadb.com/kb/en/mdb-10144-rn/
  Changelog: https://mariadb.com/kb/en/mdb-10144-cl/
  Downloads: https://downloads.mariadb.org/mariadb/10.1.44

MariaDB: version 5.5.67.
The version 5.5.67 is fixed:
  Release Notes: https://mariadb.com/kb/en/mdb-5567-rn/
  Changelog: https://mariadb.com/kb/en/mdb-5567-cl/
  Downloads: https://downloads.mariadb.org/mariadb/5.5.67
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