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A remote database client have a cross-site scripting
The version of MySQL installed on the remote host is earlier than
5.0.89 / 5.1.42 / 5.4.2 / 5.5.1 / 6.0.14 and thus does not properly
encode angle brackets when 'mysql --html' option is used. Depending
on how the output of the mysql client command is processed, the user
may be vulnerable to cross-site scripting attacks.
See also :
Upgrade to MySQL version 5.0.89 / 5.1.42 / 5.4.2 / 5.5.1 / 6.0.14 or
Risk factor :
Low / CVSS Base Score : 2.6
CVSS Temporal Score : 2.1
Public Exploit Available : true
Nessus Plugin ID: 17811 ()
Bugtraq ID: 31486
CVE ID: CVE-2008-4456
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