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CVE-2010-3840

Impact: Moderate
Public: 2010-03-09
Bugzilla: 640865: CVE-2010-3840 MySQL: crash when loading data into geometry function PolyFromWKB() (MySQL Bug#51875)

Details

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

The Gis_line_string::init_from_wkb function in sql/spatial.cc in MySQL 5.1 before 5.1.51 allows remote authenticated users to cause a denial of service (server crash) by calling the PolyFromWKB function with Well-Known Binary (WKB) data containing a crafted number of (1) line strings or (2) line points.

Find out more about CVE-2010-3840 from the MITRE CVE dictionary and NIST NVD.

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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