Oracle MySQL Server Server Full Text Search denial of service

mysqlserver-serverfulltextsearch-dos (79392) The risk level is classified as LowLow Risk

Description:

An unspecified vulnerability in Oracle MySQL Server related to Server Full Text Search could allow a remote attacker to cause a denial of service resulting in a partial availability impact using unknown attack vectors.

*CVSS:

Base Score: 3.5
  Access Vector: Network
  Access Complexity: Medium
  Authentication: Single
  Confidentiality Impact: None
  Integrity Impact: None
  Availability Impact: Partial
 
Temporal Score: 2.6
  Exploitability: Unproven
  Remediation Level: Official-Fix
  Report Confidence: Confirmed

Consequences:

Denial of Service

Remedy:

Refer to Oracle Web Site for patch, upgrade or suggested workaround information. See References.

References:

  • Oracle Web Site: Oracle Critical Patch Update Advisory - October 2012.
  • BID-56018: Oracle MySQL Server CVE-2012-3167 Remote Security Vulnerability
  • CVE-2012-3167: Unspecified vulnerability in the MySQL Server component in Oracle MySQL 5.1.63 and earlier, and 5.5.25 and earlier, allows remote authenticated users to affect availability via unknown vectors related to Server Full Text Search.
  • DSA-2581: mysql-5.1 -- several vulnerabilities
  • RHSA-2012-1462: Important: mysql security update

Platforms Affected:

  • MySQL MySQL 5.1.1
  • MySQL MySQL 5.1.10
  • MySQL MySQL 5.1.11
  • MySQL MySQL 5.1.12
  • MySQL MySQL 5.1.13
  • MySQL MySQL 5.1.14
  • MySQL MySQL 5.1.15
  • MySQL MySQL 5.1.16
  • MySQL MySQL 5.1.17
  • MySQL MySQL 5.1.18
  • MySQL MySQL 5.1.19
  • MySQL MySQL 5.1.2
  • MySQL MySQL 5.1.20
  • MySQL MySQL 5.1.21
  • MySQL MySQL 5.1.22
  • MySQL MySQL 5.1.23
  • MySQL MySQL 5.1.23 A
  • MySQL MySQL 5.1.23 BK
  • MySQL MySQL 5.1.23a
  • MySQL MySQL 5.1.24
  • MySQL MySQL 5.1.25
  • MySQL MySQL 5.1.26
  • MySQL MySQL 5.1.27
  • MySQL MySQL 5.1.28
  • MySQL MySQL 5.1.29
  • MySQL MySQL 5.1.3
  • MySQL MySQL 5.1.30
  • MySQL MySQL 5.1.31 SP1
  • MySQL MySQL 5.1.31
  • MySQL MySQL 5.1.32
  • MySQL MySQL 5.1.32-Bzr
  • MySQL MySQL 5.1.33
  • MySQL MySQL 5.1.34
  • MySQL MySQL 5.1.34 SP1
  • MySQL MySQL 5.1.35
  • MySQL MySQL 5.1.36
  • MySQL MySQL 5.1.37 SP1
  • MySQL MySQL 5.1.37
  • MySQL MySQL 5.1.38
  • MySQL MySQL 5.1.39
  • MySQL MySQL 5.1.4
  • MySQL MySQL 5.1.40 SP1
  • MySQL MySQL 5.1.40
  • MySQL MySQL 5.1.41
  • MySQL MySQL 5.1.42
  • MySQL MySQL 5.1.43
  • MySQL MySQL 5.1.43 SP1
  • MySQL MySQL 5.1.44
  • MySQL MySQL 5.1.45
  • MySQL MySQL 5.1.46
  • MySQL MySQL 5.1.46 SP1
  • MySQL MySQL 5.1.47
  • MySQL MySQL 5.1.48
  • MySQL MySQL 5.1.49
  • MySQL MySQL 5.1.49 SP1
  • MySQL MySQL 5.1.5
  • MySQL MySQL 5.1.50
  • MySQL MySQL 5.1.5A
  • MySQL MySQL 5.1.6
  • MySQL MySQL 5.1.7
  • MySQL MySQL 5.1.8
  • MySQL MySQL 5.1.9
  • MySQL MySQL 5.5.0
  • MySQL MySQL 5.5.1
  • MySQL MySQL 5.5.2
  • MySQL MySQL 5.5.3
  • MySQL MySQL 5.5.4
  • MySQL MySQL 5.5.5
  • MySQL MySQL 5.5.6
  • MySQL MySQL 5.5.7
  • MySQL MySQL 5.5.8
  • MySQL MySQL 5.5.9
  • Oracle MySQL 5.1.51
  • Oracle MySQL 5.1.52
  • Oracle MySQL 5.1.52 SP1
  • Oracle MySQL 5.1.53
  • Oracle MySQL 5.1.54
  • Oracle MySQL 5.1.55
  • Oracle MySQL 5.1.56
  • Oracle MySQL 5.1.57
  • Oracle MySQL 5.1.58
  • Oracle MySQL 5.1.59
  • Oracle MySQL 5.1.60
  • Oracle MySQL 5.1.61
  • Oracle MySQL 5.1.62
  • Oracle MySQL 5.1.63
  • Oracle MySQL 5.5.10
  • Oracle MySQL 5.5.11
  • Oracle MySQL 5.5.12
  • Oracle MySQL 5.5.13
  • Oracle MySQL 5.5.14
  • Oracle MySQL 5.5.15
  • Oracle MySQL 5.5.16
  • Oracle MySQL 5.5.17
  • Oracle MySQL 5.5.18
  • Oracle MySQL 5.5.19
  • Oracle MySQL 5.5.20
  • Oracle MySQL 5.5.21
  • Oracle MySQL 5.5.22
  • Oracle MySQL 5.5.23
  • Oracle MySQL 5.5.24
  • Oracle MySQL 5.5.25 A
  • Oracle MySQL 5.5.25
  • RedHat Enterprise Linux 6 Server
  • RedHat Enterprise Linux 6 Workstation
  • RedHat Enterprise Linux Desktop 6
  • RedHat Enterprise Linux HPC Node 6

Reported:

Oct 17, 2012

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