Public Date:
867238: CVE-2012-3160 mysql: unspecified vulnerability in Server Installation leading to information disclosure (CPU Oct 2012)

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

Unspecified vulnerability in the MySQL Server component in Oracle MySQL 5.1.65 and earlier, and 5.5.27 and earlier, allows local users to affect confidentiality via unknown vectors related to Server Installation.

Find out more about CVE-2012-3160 from the MITRE CVE dictionary dictionary and NIST NVD.

CVSS v2 metrics

NOTE: The following CVSS v2 metrics and score provided are preliminary and subject to review.

Base Score 2.1
Base Metrics AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N
Access Vector Local
Access Complexity Low
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact Partial
Integrity Impact None
Availability Impact None

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Red Hat Security Errata

Platform Errata Release Date
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 6 (mysql) RHSA-2012:1462 2012-11-14

Affected Packages State

Platform Package State
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 mysql Will not fix