Bug 1851022 (CVE-2020-2933) - CVE-2020-2933 mysql-connector-java: allows high privileged attacker with network access via multiple protocols to compromise MySQL Connectors which could result in unauthorized partial DoS
Summary: CVE-2020-2933 mysql-connector-java: allows high privileged attacker with netw...
Alias: CVE-2020-2933
Product: Security Response
Classification: Other
Component: vulnerability
Version: unspecified
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Red Hat Product Security
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Depends On: 1851024
Blocks: 1851025
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Reported: 2020-06-25 12:58 UTC by Michael Kaplan
Modified: 2021-02-16 19:46 UTC (History)
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Fixed In Version: mysql-connector-java 5.1.49
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A flaw was found in the mysql-connector-java package. A complicated attack against the mysql Connector/J allows attackers on the local network to interfere with a user's connection, causing a denial of service of the MySQL Connectors.
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Last Closed: 2020-11-05 20:21:32 UTC

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System ID Private Priority Status Summary Last Updated
Red Hat Product Errata RHSA-2020:4960 0 None None None 2020-11-05 18:47:59 UTC
Red Hat Product Errata RHSA-2020:4961 0 None None None 2020-11-05 18:49:23 UTC

Description Michael Kaplan 2020-06-25 12:58:44 UTC
Vulnerability in the MySQL Connectors product of Oracle MySQL (component: Connector/J). Supported versions that are affected are 5.1.48 and prior. Difficult to exploit vulnerability allows high privileged attacker with network access via multiple protocols to compromise MySQL Connectors. Successful attacks of this vulnerability can result in unauthorized ability to cause a partial denial of service (partial DOS) of MySQL Connectors.



Comment 1 Michael Kaplan 2020-06-25 13:00:57 UTC
Created mysql-connector-java tracking bugs for this issue:

Affects: fedora-all [bug 1851024]

Comment 4 Kunjan Rathod 2020-06-26 04:31:15 UTC
This vulnerability is out of security support scope for the following products:
 * Red Hat Enterprise Application Platform 6
 * Red Hat JBoss Data Virtualization & Services 6
 * Red Hat JBoss Fuse Service Works(FSW) 6

Please refer to https://access.redhat.com/support/policy/updates/jboss_notes for more details.

Comment 8 Doran Moppert 2020-07-15 06:09:18 UTC

Red Hat Enterprise Linux customers are advised to replace the mysql-connector-java package with the mariadb-java-client, available in Red Hat Software Collections.  It can be installed this way:

  # yum-config-manager --enable rhel-server-rhscl-7-rpms

  # yum install rh-mariadb103-mariadb-java-client

Comment 9 errata-xmlrpc 2020-11-05 18:48:12 UTC
This issue has been addressed in the following products:

  RHDM 7.9.0

Via RHSA-2020:4960 https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2020:4960

Comment 10 errata-xmlrpc 2020-11-05 18:49:19 UTC
This issue has been addressed in the following products:

  RHPAM 7.9.0

Via RHSA-2020:4961 https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2020:4961

Comment 11 Product Security DevOps Team 2020-11-05 20:21:32 UTC
This bug is now closed. Further updates for individual products will be reflected on the CVE page(s):


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