MySQL Query Logging Bypass Security Issue

February 27, 2006

[From Secunia]

A security issue in MySQL can be exploited by malicious users to bypass certain security restrictions.

The security issue is caused due to an error within the handling of query logging. This can be exploited to cause part of the query to be incorrectly logged if the query contains the NULL character.

The article continues at http://secunia.com/advisories/19034/