MySQL Unsupported Version Detection

Critical Nessus Plugin ID 57558

Synopsis

The remote host is running an unsupported version of a database
server.

Description

According to its version, the installation of MySQL on the remote host
is no longer supported.

Lack of support implies that no new security patches for the product
will be released by the vendor. As a result, it is likely to contain
security vulnerabilities.

Solution

Upgrade to a version of MySQL that is currently supported.

See Also

https://www.mysql.com/support/supportedplatforms/database.html

https://www.mysql.com/support/eol-notice.html

Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 57558

File Name: mysql_unsupported.nasl

Version: 1.11

Type: remote

Family: Databases

Published: 2012/01/16

Modified: 2018/05/17

Dependencies: 91823, 10719

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Critical

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 10

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

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 9.8

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:mysql:mysql