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CVE-2012-1703

Impact: Moderate
Public: 2012-04-17
Bugzilla: 814293: CVE-2012-1703 mysql: unspecified DoS vulnerability related to Server Optimizer (CPU Apr 2012)

Details

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

Unspecified vulnerability in the MySQL Server component in Oracle MySQL 5.1.61 and earlier, and 5.5.21 and earlier, allows remote authenticated users to affect availability via unknown vectors related to Server Optimizer.

Find out more about CVE-2012-1703 from the MITRE CVE dictionary and NIST NVD.

Statement

On Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5.10, new MySQL 5.5 packages are available which are not vulnerable to this issue. Future updates for MySQL 5.0 will no longer be made available (mysql-5.0.* and related packages); security advisories will be provided only for MySQL 5.5. Please refer to https://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHEA-2013-1330.html for further information.

CVSS v2 metrics

Base Score: 6.8
Base Metrics: AV:N/AC:L/Au:S/C:N/I:N/A:C
Access Vector: Network
Access Complexity: Low
Authentication: Single Instance
Confidentiality Impact: None
Integrity Impact: None
Availability Impact: Complete

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Red Hat security errata

Platform Errata Release Date
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 6 (mysql) RHSA-2012:1462 November 14, 2012

External References

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