MySQL 5.0 < 5.0.40 Multiple Vulnerabilities

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Synopsis :

The remote database server is affected by multiple
vulnerabilities.

Description :

The version of MySQL installed on the remote host is reportedly
affected by several issues :

- Evaluation of an 'IN()' predicate with a decimal-valued
argument causes a service crash.

- A remote, authenticated user can gain privileges.

See also :

http://bugs.mysql.com/bug.php?id=27337
http://lists.mysql.com/commits/23685
http://bugs.mysql.com/bug.php?id=27513

Solution :

Upgrade to MySQL version 5.0.40 or later.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:S/C:P/I:P/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 4.7
(CVSS2#E:POC/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Databases

Nessus Plugin ID: 17832 ()

Bugtraq ID: 23911
24011

CVE ID: CVE-2007-2583
CVE-2007-2692