MySQL Community Server 5.1 < 5.1.48 Denial of Service Vulnerability
Medium Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 5588
SynopsisThe remote database server is vulnerable to a denial of service attack.
DescriptionVersions of MySQL Community Server 5.1 earlier than 5.1.48 are potentially affected by a denial-of-service vulnerability. The 'ALTER DATABASE' command can be misused by a user with 'ALTER' privileges to cause the MySQL data directory to become unusable.
SolutionUpgrade to MySQL Community Server 5.1.48 or later.