MySQL Server 5.1 < 5.1.63 Multiple Vulnerabilities

Medium Log Correlation Engine Plugin ID 801134


The remote database server is vulnerable to multiple attack vectors.


The version of MySQL 5.1 installed on the remote host is earlier than 5.1.63 and is, therefore, affected by the following vulnerabilities :

- Several errors exist related to 'GIS Extension' and 'Server Optimizer' components that can allow denial of service attacks. (CVE-2012-0540, CVE-2012-1689, CVE-2012-1734)

- A security bypass vulnerability exists that occurs due to improper casting during user login sessions. (Bug #64884 / CVE-2012-2122)

- An error exists related to key length and sort order index that can lead to application crashes. (Bug #59387 / CVE-2012-2749


Upgrade to MySQL Community Server 5.1.63 later

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 801134

File Name: 801134.prm

Family: Database

Published: 2012/07/13

Nessus ID: 59448, 61393

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 7.5

Temporal Score: 6.2

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

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

Vulnerability Information

Patch Publication Date: 2012/05/07

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2012/06/11

Exploitable With


Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2012-0540, CVE-2012-1689, CVE-2012-1734, CVE-2012-2122, CVE-2012-2749

BID: 53911, 54540, 54551, 54547, 55120