"Although there is no way to limit table access on a per-use
basis in MySQL, you can use stored procedures to limit user access
to data. This is one of the many security workarounds that Scott
Noyes, SearchEnterpriseLinux.com's MySQL expert, suggests, in
addition to explaining the differences between user and local
variables and preventing privilege pass-alongs by users.
"Noyes is a MySQL Core-, Developer- and DBA-certified engineer.
He is also the senior Web applications developer for