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Finding User Accounts With Strong Privileges (Doc ID 1023901.1)

Last updated on MARCH 31, 2017

Applies to:

MySQL Server - Version 4.0 and later
All Platforms


Certain MySQL account privileges can be a security risk and should only be granted to trusted users when necessary.

For example:

All of these privileges can easily be abused and cause many problems.


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