Public Date:
882607: CVE-2012-5614 mysql: COM_BINLOG_DUMP crash on invalid data

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

Oracle MySQL 5.1.67 and earlier and 5.5.29 and earlier, and MariaDB 5.5.28a and possibly other versions, allows remote authenticated users to cause a denial of service (mysqld crash) via a SELECT command with an UpdateXML command containing XML with a large number of unique, nested elements.

Find out more about CVE-2012-5614 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 4
Base Metrics AV:N/AC:L/Au:S/C:N/I:N/A:P
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Low
Authentication Single
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 6 (mysql) RHSA-2013:0772 2013-04-25

Affected Packages State

Platform Package State
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 mysql Not affected

External References