MySQL 5.6.x < 5.6.12 Multiple Vulnerabilities

medium Nessus Plugin ID 68939
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The remote database server is affected by multiple vulnerabilities.


The version of MySQL installed on the remote host is 5.6.x older than 5.6.12. As such, it is reportedly affected by vulnerabilities in the following components :

- Audit Log
- Data Manipulation Language
- Full Text Search
- InnoDB
- Locking
- MemCached
- Server Optimizer
- Server Privileges
- Server Replication
- XA Transactions


Upgrade to MySQL version 5.6.12 or later.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 68939

File Name: mysql_5_6_12.nasl

Version: 1.15

Type: remote

Family: Databases

Published: 7/17/2013

Updated: 11/27/2019

Dependencies: mysql_version.nasl, mysql_login.nasl

Configuration: Enable paranoid mode

Risk Information

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2013-3798


Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 4.4


Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 5.8

Temporal Score: 4.5

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:mysql:mysql

Required KB Items: Settings/ParanoidReport

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 7/16/2013

Vulnerability Publication Date: 3/7/2013

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2013-1861, CVE-2013-3793, CVE-2013-3795, CVE-2013-3796, CVE-2013-3798, CVE-2013-3802, CVE-2013-3804, CVE-2013-3806, CVE-2013-3807, CVE-2013-3809, CVE-2013-3810, CVE-2013-3811, CVE-2013-3812, CVE-2013-5770, CVE-2016-0502

BID: 58511, 61214, 61233, 61235, 61238, 61241, 61244, 61249, 61252, 61260, 61264, 61272, 61274, 63119