MySQL < 5.0.22 / 5.1.10 Authentication Bypass

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Synopsis :

The remote database server is vulnerable to an authentication bypass

Description :

The version of MySQL installed on the remote host is earlier than
5.0.22 / 5.1.10 and thus reportedly allows a local user to bypass
authentication by sending a SQL query that contains a NULL

See also :

Solution :

Upgrade to MySQL version 5.0.22 / 5.1.10 or later.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.6
CVSS Temporal Score : 3.8
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Databases

Nessus Plugin ID: 17801 ()

Bugtraq ID: 16850

CVE ID: CVE-2006-0903

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