Bug 1732033 (CVE-2019-2822)

Summary: CVE-2019-2822 mysql: Shell: Admin / InnoDB Cluster unspecified vulnerability (CPU Jul 2019)
Product: [Other] Security Response Reporter: Marian Rehak <mrehak>
Component: vulnerabilityAssignee: Red Hat Product Security <security-response-team>
Status: CLOSED NOTABUG QA Contact:
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Version: unspecifiedCC: databases-maint, dbecker, dciabrin, hhorak, jjanco, jjoyce, jorton, jschluet, jstanek, kbasil, lhh, lpeer, mbayer, mburns, mkocka, mmuzila, mschorm, praiskup, sclewis, slinaber, SpikeFedora
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Hardware: All   
OS: Linux   
Fixed In Version: mysql 8.0.17 Doc Type: No Doc Update
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Description Marian Rehak 2019-07-22 14:06:55 UTC
Vulnerability in the MySQL Server component of Oracle MySQL (subcomponent: Shell: Admin / InnoDB Cluster). Supported versions that are affected are 8.0.16 and prior. Difficult to exploit vulnerability allows unauthenticated attacker with network access via multiple protocols to compromise MySQL Server. Successful attacks require human interaction from a person other than the attacker. Successful attacks of this vulnerability can result in takeover of MySQL Server.

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Comment 1 Marian Rehak 2019-07-22 14:25:51 UTC
Created community-mysql tracking bugs for this issue:

Affects: fedora-all [bug 1732044]

Comment 4 Tomas Hoger 2019-08-09 13:50:30 UTC
This CVE should not be applicable to MySQL packages included in Red Hat products.  Oracle CPU page lists "Shell" as affected subcomponent.  MySQL Shell is an upstream project:


which is not bundled with the MySQL Community Server sources used to build MySQL packages included in Red Hat products.  However, Shell is included in the MySQL Enterprise Edition as part of the Enterprise High-Availability functionality:


Not considering MySQL packages in Red Hat products affected by this issue.