Intrusion Prevention

MySQL.Create.Function.Privilege.Elevation

Description

This indicates that an attacker attempted to exploit a bug in the MySQL Create Function.
It is possible for malicious attackers to use the Create Function in MySQL to manipulate control structures which can lead to the execution of arbitrary code.

Affected Products

MySQL AB MySQL 4.1.5 and earlier versions.

Impact

System Compromise: Remote attackers can gain control of vulnerable systems.

Recommended Actions

Apply appropriate patch from the vendor or Upgrade to non-vulnerable version if available.