MySQL Enterprise Monitor 8.0.x < DoS (Oct 2020 CPU)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 141847

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VPR Score: 6.1


A web application running on the remote host is affected by a denial of service vulnerability.


According to its self-reported version, the MySQL Enterprise Monitor application running on the remote host is 8.0.x prior to It is, therefore, affected by a denial of service (DoS) vulnerability exists in a bundled component (Apache Tomcat) due to insufficient validation of user input. An unauthenticated, remote attacker can exploit this issue to impose a DoS condition on the application.

Note that Nessus has not tested for these issues but has instead relied only on the application's self-reported version number.


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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 141847

File Name: mysql_enterprise_monitor_8_0_22_1262.nasl

Version: 1.2

Type: remote

Family: CGI abuses

Published: 2020/10/23

Updated: 2020/10/26

Dependencies: 46815

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

VPR Score: 6.1

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2020-13935

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 5

Temporal Score: 3.7

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

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

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 7.5

Temporal Score: 6.5

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H

Temporal Vector: CVSS:3.0/E:U/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:oracle:mysql_enterprise_monitor

Required KB Items: installed_sw/MySQL Enterprise Monitor

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2020/10/20

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2020/10/20

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2020-13935