MySQL Server 5.5 < 5.5.23 Multiple Unspecified Vulnerabilities

medium Log Correlation Engine Plugin ID 801129
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The remote database server is vulnerable to multiple attack vectors.


The version of MySQL 5.5 installed on the remote host is earlier than 5.5.23. As such, it is reportedly affected by an as yet unspecified vulnerability.


Upgrade to MySQL Community Server 5.5.23 later.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 801129

Family: Database

Published: 7/16/2012

Updated: 7/16/2012

Nessus ID: 59967

Risk Information


Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 7.5

Temporal Score: 5.5

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

Patch Publication Date: 4/12/2012

Vulnerability Publication Date: 4/12/2012

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2012-2750

BID: 54547