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CVE-2010-3681

Impact: Moderate
Public: 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)

Details

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 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: 4.0
Base Metrics: AV:N/AC:L/Au:S/C:N/I:N/A:P
Access Vector: Network
Access Complexity: Low
Authentication: Single Instance
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 version 4 (mysql) RHSA-2010:0824 November 03, 2010
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 5 (mysql) RHSA-2010:0825 November 03, 2010
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 6 (mysql) RHSA-2011:0164 January 18, 2011

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