MySQL < 3.23.31 Buffer Overflow

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Synopsis :

The remote database server is vulnerable to a buffer overflow.

Description :

The version of MySQL installed on the remote host allows a remote
attacker to exploit a buffer overflow and crash the server, or even
execute arbitrary code.

See also :

http://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/bugtraq/2001-01/0327.html

Solution :

Upgrade to MySQL version 3.23.31 or later.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)

Family: Databases

Nessus Plugin ID: 17817 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2001-1274