CVE-2010-3681

Impact:
Moderate
Public Date:
2010-07-09
Bugzilla:
628680: CVE-2010-3681 MySQL: mysqld DoS (assertion failure) by alternate reads from two indexes on a table using the HANDLER interface (MySQL bug #54007)

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

Oracle MySQL 5.1 before 5.1.49 and 5.5 before 5.5.5 allows remote authenticated users to cause a denial of service (mysqld daemon crash) by using the HANDLER interface and performing "alternate reads from two indexes on a table," which triggers an assertion failure.

Find out more about CVE-2010-3681 from the MITRE CVE dictionary dictionary and NIST NVD.

Statement

This issue did not affect the versions of mysql as shipped with Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3. This issue was addressed in Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4, 5 and 6 via RHSA-2010:0824, RHSA-2010:0825 and RHSA-2011:0164 respectively.

CVSS v2 metrics

Base Score 4
Base Metrics AV:N/AC:L/Au:S/C:N/I:N/A:P
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Low
Authentication Single
Confidentiality Impact None
Integrity Impact None
Availability Impact Partial

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Red Hat Security Errata

Platform Errata Release Date
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4 (mysql) RHSA-2010:0824 2010-11-03
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 (mysql) RHSA-2010:0825 2010-11-03
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 (mysql) RHSA-2011:0164 2011-01-18

Affected Packages State

Platform Package State
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3 mysql Not affected

Mitigation

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