Public Date:
867212: CVE-2012-3163 mysql: unspecified vulnerability related to Information Schema (CPU Oct 2012)

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

Unspecified vulnerability in the MySQL Server component in Oracle MySQL 5.1.64 and earlier, and 5.5.26 and earlier, allows remote authenticated users to affect confidentiality, integrity, and availability via unknown vectors related to Information Schema.

Find out more about CVE-2012-3163 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 6.5
Base Metrics AV:N/AC:L/Au:S/C:P/I:P/A:P
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Low
Authentication Single
Confidentiality Impact Partial
Integrity Impact Partial
Availability Impact Partial

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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 Under investigation