Bug 1890777 (CVE-2020-14869) - CVE-2020-14869 mysql: Server: Security: LDAP Auth unspecified vulnerability (CPU Oct 2020)
Summary: CVE-2020-14869 mysql: Server: Security: LDAP Auth unspecified vulnerability (...
Alias: CVE-2020-14869
Product: Security Response
Classification: Other
Component: vulnerability
Version: unspecified
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Red Hat Product Security
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Blocks: Embargoed1890796
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Reported: 2020-10-22 20:17 UTC by msiddiqu
Modified: 2021-02-16 19:02 UTC (History)
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Fixed In Version: mysql 5.7.32, mysql 8.0.22
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Last Closed: 2020-10-27 14:22:05 UTC

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Description msiddiqu 2020-10-22 20:17:51 UTC
Vulnerability in the MySQL Server product of Oracle MySQL (component: Server: Security: LDAP Auth). Supported versions that are affected are 5.7.31 and prior and 8.0.21 and prior. Easily exploitable vulnerability allows high privileged attacker with network access via multiple protocols to compromise MySQL Server. Successful attacks 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 msiddiqu 2020-10-22 20:40:22 UTC
Created community-mysql tracking bugs for this issue:

Affects: fedora-all [bug 1890789]

Created mysql:5.7/community-mysql tracking bugs for this issue:

Affects: fedora-32 [bug 1890791]

Created mysql:8.0/community-mysql tracking bugs for this issue:

Affects: fedora-all [bug 1890790]

Comment 2 Product Security DevOps Team 2020-10-27 14:22:05 UTC
This bug is now closed. Further updates for individual products will be reflected on the CVE page(s):


Comment 3 Tomas Hoger 2020-11-03 13:49:10 UTC
LDAP authentication plugin is only included in the MySQL Enterprise Edition and is not part of the Community Edition:


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