Bug 867514 (CVE-2012-3144) - CVE-2012-3144 mysql: unspecified Server DoS vulnerability
Summary: CVE-2012-3144 mysql: unspecified Server DoS vulnerability
Alias: CVE-2012-3144
Product: Security Response
Classification: Other
Component: vulnerability
Version: unspecified
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Red Hat Product Security
QA Contact:
Depends On:
Blocks: 867241 mysql-cpu-2012-10
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Reported: 2012-10-17 16:05 UTC by Jan Lieskovsky
Modified: 2019-09-29 12:56 UTC (History)
5 users (show)

Fixed In Version: mysql 5.5.27
Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2012-10-26 14:43:42 UTC

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Description Jan Lieskovsky 2012-10-17 16:05:03 UTC
Unspecified vulnerability in the MySQL Server component in Oracle MySQL 5.5.26 and earlier, allows remote authenticated users to affect availability via unknown vectors related to Server.

[1] http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/topics/security/cpuoct2012-1515893.html

Comment 1 Tomas Hoger 2012-10-26 14:43:42 UTC
Text of the Oracle flaw description:

  Vulnerability in the MySQL Server component of Oracle MySQL (subcomponent:
  Server). Supported versions that are affected are 5.5.26 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. 


Upstream notes this issue only affected MySQL versions 5.5.  Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 and 6 include MySQL versions 5.0.x and 5.1.x respectively, which are not listed as affected.  Current Fedora versions are already updated to fixed upstream version.  Closing.

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