Mandrake Linux Security Advisory : MySQL (MDKSA-2006:097)

This script is Copyright (C) 2006-2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

The remote Mandrake Linux host is missing one or more security

Description :

SQL injection vulnerability in MySQL 4.1.x before 4.1.20 and 5.0.x
before 5.0.22 allows context-dependent attackers to execute arbitrary
SQL commands via crafted multibyte encodings in character sets such as
SJIS, BIG5, and GBK, which are not properly handled when the
mysql_real_escape function is used to escape the input.

MySQL 4.0.18 in Corporate 3.0 and MNF 2.0 is not affected by this

Packages have been patched to correct this issue.

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5

Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 21669 (mandrake_MDKSA-2006-097.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2006-2753

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