MySQL Community Server 5.1 < 5.1.52 Multiple Denial of Service Vulnerabilities
Medium Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 5928
SynopsisThe remote database server is vulnerable to multiple attack vectors.
DescriptionVersions of MySQL Community Server 5.1 earlier than 5.1.52 are potentially affected by multiple vulnerabilities :
- An error exists in the handling of 'EXPLAIN' for a 'SELECT' statement from a derived table which can cause the server to crash. (54488)
- An error exists int he handling of 'EXPLAIN EXTENDED' when used in some prepared statements, which can cause the server to crash. (54494)
- The server does not check the type of values assigned to items of type 'GeometryCollection'. Such assignments can cause the server to crash. (55531)
SolutionUpgrade to MySQL Community Server 5.1.52 or later.