Gentoo: mysqlcc information leakage
Posted by LinuxSecurity.com Team   
Gentoo Versions prior to 0.8.9 had all configuration and connection files world readable.

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GENTOO LINUX SECURITY ANNOUNCEMENT 200303-7
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          PACKAGE : mysqlcc
          SUMMARY : information leakage
             DATE : 2003-03-07 16:03 UTC
          EXPLOIT : local
VERSIONS AFFECTED : <0.8.9
    FIXED VERSION : =>0.8.9
              CVE :

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Versions prior to 0.8.9 had all configuration and connection files
world readable.

SOLUTION

It is recommended that all Gentoo Linux users who are running
dev-db/mysqlcc upgrade to mysqlcc-0.8.10-r1 as follows:

emerge sync
emerge -u mysqlcc
emerge clean

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aliz@gentoo.org - GnuPG key is available at  http://cvs.gentoo.org/~aliz
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