Privilege escalation vulnerability in MariaDB by abusing MySQL logging functions
|ID: oval:org.secpod.oval:def:37239||Date: (C)2016-09-21 (M)2017-10-12|
|Class: VULNERABILITY||Family: unix|
The host is installed with mariadb on Fedora 23 or Fedora 24 and is prone to a privilege escalation vulnerability. A flaw is present in the application, which fails to properly handle MySQL logging functions. Successful exploitation allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code.