MySQL Protocol Remote User Enumeration

This script is Copyright (C) 2013-2014 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote database server has an information disclosure
vulnerability.

Description :

The version of MySQL or MariaDB running on the remote host has a user
enumeration vulnerability. A remote, unauthenticated attacker could
exploit this to learn the names of valid database users. This
information could be used to mount further attacks.

See also :

http://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/fulldisclosure/2012-12/0010.html
https://mariadb.atlassian.net/browse/MDEV-3909

Solution :

There is no known solution at this time.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N)
CVSS Temporal Score : 4.3
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:ND)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Databases

Nessus Plugin ID: 64263 ()

Bugtraq ID: 56766

CVE ID: CVE-2012-5615