FreeBSD : MySQL authentication bypass / buffer overflow (e5e2883d-ceb9-11d8-8898-000d6111a684)

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Synopsis :

The remote FreeBSD host is missing one or more security-related

Description :

By submitting a carefully crafted authentication packet, it is
possible for an attacker to bypass password authentication in MySQL
4.1. Using a similar method, a stack buffer used in the authentication
mechanism can be overflowed.

See also :

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 19149 (freebsd_pkg_e5e2883dceb911d88898000d6111a684.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2004-0627

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