MySQL 4.0.23 and earlier, and 4.1.x up to 4.1.10, uses predictable
file names when creating temporary tables, which allows local users
with CREATE TEMPORARY TABLE privileges to overwrite arbitrary files
via a symlink attack.
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VULNWATCH:20050310 Mysql insecure temporary file creation with CREATE TEMPORARY TABLE privilege escalation
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