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Re: [oss-security] Re: MySQL (Linux) Stack based buffer overrun PoC Zeroday
From: Yves-Alexis Perez <corsac () debian org>
Date: Sun, 02 Dec 2012 21:24:44 +0100

On dim., 2012-12-02 at 21:17 +0100, king cope wrote:
My opinion is that the FILE to admin privilege elevation should be patched.
What is the reason to have FILE and ADMIN privileges seperated when
with this exploit
FILE privileges equate to ALL ADMIN privileges. 

Maybe because you might not want admins to have read/write access to the
filesystem anyway?


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