CVE-2018-2591

medium
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Description

Vulnerability in the MySQL Server component of Oracle MySQL (subcomponent: Server : Partition). Supported versions that are affected are 5.6.38 and prior and 5.7.19 and prior. Easily exploitable vulnerability allows high privileged attacker with network access via multiple protocols to compromise MySQL Server. Successful attacks of this vulnerability can result in unauthorized ability to cause a hang or frequently repeatable crash (complete DOS) of MySQL Server. CVSS 3.0 Base Score 4.9 (Availability impacts). CVSS Vector: (CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:H/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H).

References

http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/security-advisory/cpujan2018-3236628.html

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/102714

http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1040216

https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2018:0587

https://security.netapp.com/advisory/ntap-20180117-0002/

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2018-01-18

Updated: 2018-03-28

Risk Information

CVSS v2

Base Score: 6.8

Vector: AV:N/AC:L/Au:S/C:N/I:N/A:C

Impact Score: 6.9

Exploitability Score: 8

Severity: MEDIUM

CVSS v3

Base Score: 4.9

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:H/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H

Impact Score: 3.6

Exploitability Score: 1.2

Severity: MEDIUM

Vulnerable Software

Configuration 1

OR

cpe:2.3:a:oracle:mysql:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:* versions from 5.6.0 to 5.6.38 (inclusive)

cpe:2.3:a:oracle:mysql:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:* versions from 5.7.0 to 5.7.19 (inclusive)

Tenable Plugins

View all (12 total)

IDNameProductFamilySeverity
700625MySQL 5.7.x < 5.7.21 Multiple Vulnerabilities (January 2018 CPU)Nessus Network MonitorDatabase
high
700624MySQL 5.7.x < 5.7.20 Multiple Vulnerabilities (October 2017 CPU)Nessus Network MonitorDatabase
high
700620MySQL 5.6.x < 5.6.39 Multiple Vulnerabilities (January 2018 CPU)Nessus Network MonitorDatabase
high
106885GLSA-201802-04 : MySQL: Multiple vulnerabilitiesNessusGentoo Local Security Checks
high
106359openSUSE Security Update : mysql-community-server (openSUSE-2018-90)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
high
106216FreeBSD : MySQL -- multiple vulnerabilities (e3445736-fd01-11e7-ac58-b499baebfeaf)NessusFreeBSD Local Security Checks
high
106102MySQL 5.7.x < 5.7.21 Multiple Vulnerabilities (RPM Check) (January 2018 CPU)NessusDatabases
medium
106101MySQL 5.7.x < 5.7.21 Multiple Vulnerabilities (January 2018 CPU)NessusDatabases
medium
106100MySQL 5.6.x < 5.6.39 Multiple Vulnerabilities (RPM Check) (January 2018 CPU)NessusDatabases
medium
106099MySQL 5.6.x < 5.6.39 Multiple Vulnerabilities (January 2018 CPU)NessusDatabases
medium
104050MySQL 5.7.x < 5.7.20 Multiple Vulnerabilities (October 2017 CPU)NessusDatabases
high
103967MySQL 5.7.x < 5.7.20 Multiple Vulnerabilities (RPM Check) (Oct 2017 CPU)NessusDatabases
high