Public Date:
881064: CVE-2012-5611 mysql: acl_get() stack-based buffer overflow

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

** REJECT ** DO NOT USE THIS CANDIDATE NUMBER. ConsultIDs: CVE-2012-5611. Reason: This candidate is a duplicate of CVE-2012-5611. Notes: All CVE users should reference CVE-2012-5611 instead of this candidate. All references and descriptions in this candidate have been removed to prevent accidental usage.

Find out more about CVE-2012-5579 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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Affected Packages State

Platform Package State
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 mysql Affected
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 mysql Affected