Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 867217
CVE-2012-3173 mysql: unspecified DoS vulnerability related to InnoDB Plugin (CPU Oct 2012)
Last modified: 2015-11-24 10:19:30 EST
Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures assigned an identifier CVE-2012-3173 to
the following vulnerability:
Unspecified vulnerability in the MySQL Server component in Oracle
MySQL 5.1.63 and earlier, and 5.5.25 and earlier, allows remote
authenticated users to affect availability via unknown vectors related
to InnoDB Plugin.
InnoDB plugin was first enabled in MySQL packages in Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 via Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6.3 erratum RHSA-2012:0874:
InnoDB plugin is only available on x86 and x86_64 platforms.
MySQL 5.0 packages in Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 do not include InnoDB plugin.
This issue has been addressed in following products:
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6
Via RHSA-2012:1462 https://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2012-1462.html