MySQL 5.5 < 5.5.26 Multiple Vulnerabilities

medium Nessus Plugin ID 62640


The remote database server is affected by multiple vulnerabilities.


The version of MySQL 5.5 installed on the remote host is earlier than 5.5.26 and is, therefore, affected by vulnerabilities in the following components :

- InnoDB
- InnoDB Plugin
- Server
- Server Full Text Search


Upgrade to MySQL version 5.5.26 or later.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 62640

File Name: mysql_5_5_26.nasl

Version: 1.7

Type: remote

Family: Databases

Published: 10/19/2012

Updated: 11/15/2018

Configuration: Enable paranoid mode

Supported Sensors: Frictionless Assessment Agent

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Low

Score: 3.6


Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 4

Temporal Score: 3

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

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-2012-3156, CVE-2012-3166, CVE-2012-3167, CVE-2012-3173

BID: 56013, 56018, 56028, 56041