MySQL Community Server < 5.1.48 Denial of Service

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Synopsis :

The remote database server is affected by denial of service

Description :

The version of MySQL Community Server installed on the remote host is
earlier than 5.1.48 and thus potentially affected by a denial of
service vulnerability.

The 'ALTER DATABASE' command can be misused by a user with 'ALTER'
permissions to cause the MySQL data directory to become unusable.

See also :

Solution :

Upgrade to MySQL Community Server 5.1.48 or later.

Risk factor :

Low / CVSS Base Score : 3.5
CVSS Temporal Score : 2.9
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Databases

Nessus Plugin ID: 47158 ()

Bugtraq ID: 41198

CVE ID: CVE-2010-2008