MySQL 5.1 < 5.1.66 Multiple Vulnerabilities

low Nessus Plugin ID 62639


The remote database server is affected by multiple vulnerabilities.


The version of MySQL 5.1 installed on the remote host is earlier than 5.1.66 and is, therefore, affected by vulnerabilities in the following components :

- Server Installation
- Server
- Server Optimizer
- GIS Extension


Upgrade to MySQL version 5.1.66 or later.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Low

ID: 62639

File Name: mysql_5_1_66.nasl

Version: 1.10

Type: remote

Family: Databases

Published: 10/19/2012

Updated: 12/4/2019

Configuration: Enable paranoid mode

Supported Sensors: Frictionless Assessment Agent, Nessus

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Low

Score: 3.6


Risk Factor: Low

Base Score: 2.1

Temporal Score: 1.6

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

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2012-3160

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:mysql:mysql

Required KB Items: Settings/ParanoidReport

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 10/16/2012

Vulnerability Publication Date: 10/16/2012

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2012-3160, CVE-2012-3177, CVE-2012-3180, CVE-2012-5060

BID: 56003, 56005, 56027, 57411