MySQL 5.6.x < 5.6.11 Multiple Vulnerabilities

medium Nessus Plugin ID 66179
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The remote database server may be affected by multiple vulnerabilities.


The version of MySQL installed on the remote host is 5.6.x older than 5.6.11. As such, it is reportedly affected by vulnerabilities in the following components :

- Data Manipulation Language
- Information Schema
- InnoDB
- MemCached
- Prepared Statements
- Server Install
- Server Locking
- Server Options
- Server Optimizer
- Server Partition
- Server Privileges
- Stored Procedure


Upgrade to MySQL version 5.6.11 or later.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 66179

File Name: mysql_5_6_11.nasl

Version: 1.11

Type: remote

Family: Databases

Published: 4/22/2013

Updated: 11/27/2019

Dependencies: mysql_version.nasl, mysql_login.nasl

Configuration: Enable paranoid mode

Risk Information

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2013-2378


Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 5.5


Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 6

Temporal Score: 4.4

Vector: AV:N/AC:M/Au:S/C:P/I:P/A:P

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:mysql:mysql

Required KB Items: Settings/ParanoidReport

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 4/16/2013

Vulnerability Publication Date: 12/1/2012

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2013-1502, CVE-2013-1506, CVE-2013-1511, CVE-2013-1523, CVE-2013-1532, CVE-2013-1544, CVE-2013-1566, CVE-2013-1567, CVE-2013-1570, CVE-2013-2375, CVE-2013-2376, CVE-2013-2378, CVE-2013-2381, CVE-2013-2389, CVE-2013-2391, CVE-2013-2392, CVE-2013-2395, CVE-2013-3794, CVE-2013-3801, CVE-2013-3805, CVE-2013-3808

BID: 59173, 59188, 59201, 59205, 59207, 59209, 59211, 59215, 59216, 59224, 59225, 59227, 59229, 59232, 59237, 59239, 59242, 61222, 61227, 61256, 61269