MySQL 5.5 < 5.5.23 Multiple Unspecified Vulnerabilities

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Synopsis :

The remote database server is affected by multiple unspecified
vulnerabilities.

Description :

The version of MySQL 5.5 installed on the remote host is a version
prior to 5.5.23. As such, it is affected by two unspecified
vulnerabilities related to the 'Server Optimizer' component.

See also :

http://dev.mysql.com/doc/refman/5.5/en/news-5-5-23.html
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?format=multiple&id=833742
http://www.nessus.org/u?4a857db8
http://www.nessus.org/u?532e14d2

Solution :

Upgrade to MySQL version 5.5.23 or later.

Risk factor :

Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 7.4
(CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Databases

Nessus Plugin ID: 59967 ()

Bugtraq ID: 54547
63125

CVE ID: CVE-2012-1689
CVE-2012-2750