CVE Database


Impact: Low
Public: 2012-12-01
Bugzilla: 882607: CVE-2012-5614 mysql: COM_BINLOG_DUMP crash on invalid data
IAVA: 2013-A-0089


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 and NIST NVD.

CVSS v2 metrics

Base Score: 4.0
Base Metrics: AV:N/AC:L/Au:S/C:N/I:N/A:P
Access Vector: Network
Access Complexity: Low
Authentication: Single Instance
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 April 25, 2013

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