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1054592: CVE-2014-0001 mysql: command-line tool buffer overflow via long server version string

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

Buffer overflow in client/ in Oracle MySQL and MariaDB before 5.5.35 allows remote database servers to cause a denial of service (crash) and possibly execute arbitrary code via a long server version string.

Find out more about CVE-2014-0001 from the MITRE CVE dictionary dictionary and NIST NVD.

CVSS v2 metrics

Base Score 4
Base Metrics AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:N
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity High
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact Partial
Integrity Impact Partial
Availability Impact None

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Red Hat Security Errata

Platform Errata Release Date
Red Hat Software Collections 1 for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 (mariadb55-mariadb) RHSA-2014:0189 2014-02-19
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 (mysql) RHSA-2014:0164 2014-02-12
Red Hat Software Collections 1 for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 (mysql55-mysql) RHSA-2014:0173 2014-02-13
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 (mysql55-mysql) RHSA-2014:0186 2014-02-18

Affected Packages State

Platform Package State
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 mariadb Not affected
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 mysql Not affected
Unless explicitly stated as not affected, all previous versions of packages in any minor update stream of a product listed here should be assumed vulnerable, although may not have been subject to full analysis.


This issue was discovered by Garth Mollett of the Red Hat Security Response Team.
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