Public Date:
592091: CVE-2010-1850 mysql: COM_FIELD_LIST table name buffer overflow

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

Buffer overflow in MySQL 5.0 through 5.0.91 and 5.1 before 5.1.47 allows remote authenticated users to execute arbitrary code via a COM_FIELD_LIST command with a long table name.

Find out more about CVE-2010-1850 from the MITRE CVE dictionary dictionary and NIST NVD.


These issues did not affect the versions of mysql as shipped with Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3, or 4.

CVSS v2 metrics

Base Score 6
Base Metrics AV:N/AC:M/Au:S/C:P/I:P/A:P
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Medium
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 5 (mysql) RHSA-2010:0442 2010-05-26

Affected Packages State

Platform Package State
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 mysql Affected
Last Modified

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