CVE Database

CVE-2006-1516

Impact: Moderate
Public: 2006-05-02

Details

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

The check_connection function in sql_parse.cc in MySQL 4.0.x up to 4.0.26, 4.1.x up to 4.1.18, and 5.0.x up to 5.0.20 allows remote attackers to read portions of memory via a username without a trailing null byte, which causes a buffer over-read.

Find out more about CVE-2006-1516 from the MITRE CVE dictionary and NIST NVD.

Red Hat security errata

Platform Errata Release Date
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 4 (mysql) RHSA-2006:0544 June 09, 2006

External References

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