MySQL 5.6.x < 5.6.17 Multiple Vulnerabilities

medium Nessus Plugin ID 73574


The remote database server is potentially affected by multiple vulnerabilities.


The version of MySQL installed on the remote host is version 5.6.x prior to 5.6.17. It is, therefore, potentially affected by vulnerabilities in the following components :

- Client
- InnoDB
- Options
- Performance Schema


Upgrade to MySQL 5.6.17 or later.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 73574

File Name: mysql_5_6_17.nasl

Version: 1.6

Type: remote

Family: Databases

Published: 4/16/2014

Updated: 7/16/2018

Configuration: Enable paranoid mode

Supported Sensors: Frictionless Assessment Agent, Nessus

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 5.5


Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 6

Temporal Score: 4.4

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:oracle:mysql

Required KB Items: Settings/ParanoidReport

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 3/27/2014

Vulnerability Publication Date: 4/15/2014

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2014-2430, CVE-2014-2431, CVE-2014-2435, CVE-2014-2436, CVE-2014-2440

BID: 66850, 66853, 66858, 66890, 66896