Oracle MySQL Server 5.5.x <= 5.5.25 / 5.1.x <= 5.1.63 Multiple Unspecified Vulnerabilities

Medium Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 6609


The remote database server is vulnerable to multiple attack vectors.


The version of MySQL 5.5 / 5.1 installed on the remote host is earlier than 5.5.26 / 5.1.64. As such, it is reportedly affected by the following vulnerabilities:

- An exploitable vulnerability which allows successful authenticated network attacks via multiple protocols, can cause in some cases a Denial-of-Service.


Upgrade to MySQL Server 5.5.26 / 5.1.64 later.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 6609

File Name: 6609.prm

Family: Database

Published: 2012/10/19

Modified: 2016/01/30

Dependencies: 8914

Nessus ID: 62637, 62640

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 4

Temporal Score: 3

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C


Base Score: 4.3

Temporal Score: 3.8


Temporal Vector: CVSS3#E:U/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:mysql:mysql

Patch Publication Date: 2012/10/16

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2012/10/16

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2012-3156, CVE-2012-3166, CVE-2012-3167, CVE-2012-3173

BID: 56013, 56028, 56018, 56041