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The remote database server is affected by multiple vulnerabilities.
The installed version of MySQL is older than version 3.23.36.
Such versions are potentially affected by multiple vulnerabilities :
- It is possible to modify arbitrary files and gain
privileges by creating a database with '..' characters.
- Users with a MySQL account can use the 'SHOW GRANTS'
command to obtain the encrypted administrator password
from the 'mysql.user' table. (CVE-2001-1275)
- Local users can modify passwords for arbitrary MySQL
users via the 'GRANT' privilege. (CVE-2000-0045)
See also :
Upgrade to MySQL version 3.23.36 or later as this reportedly fixes the
Risk factor :
High / CVSS Base Score : 7.2
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.3
Public Exploit Available : true