Bug 1212781 (CVE-2015-0508)

Summary: CVE-2015-0508 mysql: unspecified vulnerability related to Server:InnoDB (CPU April 2015)
Product: [Other] Security Response Reporter: Martin Prpič <mprpic>
Component: vulnerabilityAssignee: Red Hat Product Security <security-response-team>
Status: CLOSED NOTABUG QA Contact:
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Priority: medium    
Version: unspecifiedCC: abaron, aortega, apevec, ayoung, byte, chrisw, dallan, databases-maint, gkotton, hhorak, jdornak, jorton, jstanek, lhh, lpeer, markmc, mbayer, mmaslano, mmuzila, rbryant, sclewis, yeylon
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Hardware: All   
OS: Linux   
Fixed In Version: mysql 5.6.24 Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2015-04-23 06:23:43 UTC Type: ---
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Bug Depends On: 1214590    
Bug Blocks: 1212785    

Description Martin Prpič 2015-04-17 09:57:49 UTC
Vulnerability in the MySQL Server component of Oracle MySQL (subcomponent: Server : InnoDB). Supported versions that are affected are 5.6.23 and earlier. Easily exploitable vulnerability allows successful authenticated network attacks via multiple protocols. Successful attack of this vulnerability can result in unauthorized ability to cause a hang or frequently repeatable crash (complete DOS) of MySQL Server.

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Comment 1 Huzaifa S. Sidhpurwala 2015-04-23 06:23:43 UTC

This issue did not affect the versions of mysql or mysql55 as shipped with Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5, 6 or 7 as it only affects MySQL 5.6.x which are not shipped with these versions of Red Hat Enterprise Linux.

Comment 3 Huzaifa S. Sidhpurwala 2015-04-23 09:13:47 UTC
This issue was addressed in mysql-5.6 in Fedora 21 via the following security advisory: