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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2006-1516

Original release date: 05/05/2006
Last revised: 03/07/2011


The check_connection function in sql_parse.cc in MySQL 4.0.x up to 4.0.26, 4.1.x up to 4.1.18, and 5.0.x up to 5.0.20 allows remote attackers to read portions of memory via a username without a trailing null byte, which causes a buffer over-read.


CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 5.0 (MEDIUM) (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N) (legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 10.0
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Network exploitable
Access Complexity: Low
Authentication: Not required to exploit
Impact Type: Allows unauthorized disclosure of information

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External Source: GENTOO
Name: GLSA-200605-13
External Source: SLACKWARE
Name: SSA:2006-155-01
External Source: SUSE
Name: SUSE-SA:2006:036
External Source: XF
Name: mysql-login-packet-info-disclosure(26236)
External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20060502 MySQL Anonymous Login Handshake - Information Leakage.
External Source: MANDRIVA
Name: MDKSA-2006:084
External Source: DEBIAN
Name: DSA-1079
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2008-1326
External Source: SREASON
Name: 840
External Source: OVAL
Name: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:9918
External Source: DEBIAN
Name: DSA-1073
External Source: APPLE
Name: APPLE-SA-2007-03-13
External Source: TRUSTIX
Name: 2006-0028
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2006-1633
External Source: SUSE
Name: SUSE-SR:2006:012
US-CERT Vulnerability Note: CERT
Name: TA07-072A
External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2006:0544
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2007-0930
External Source: BID
Name: 17780
External Source: SUNALERT
Name: 236703
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://dev.mysql.com/doc/refman/5.0/en/news-5-0-21.html
Type: Patch Information
External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20060516 UPDATE: [ GLSA 200605-13 ] MySQL: Information leakage
External Source: UBUNTU
Name: USN-283-1
External Source: DEBIAN
Name: DSA-1071
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://bugs.debian.org/365938
External Source: MISC
Name: http://www.wisec.it/vulns.php?page=7
Type: Patch Information
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://docs.info.apple.com/article.html?artnum=305214
External Source: SECTRACK
Name: 1016017
Type: Patch Information

References to Check Content

Identifier: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:9918
Check System: http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5

Vulnerable software and versions

+ Configuration 1
+ OR
* cpe:/a:mysql:mysql:4.0.0
* cpe:/a:mysql:mysql:4.0.1
* cpe:/a:mysql:mysql:4.0.10
* cpe:/a:mysql:mysql:4.0.11
* cpe:/a:mysql:mysql:4.0.11:gamma
* cpe:/a:mysql:mysql:4.0.12
* cpe:/a:mysql:mysql:4.0.13
* cpe:/a:mysql:mysql:4.0.14
* cpe:/a:mysql:mysql:4.0.15
* cpe:/a:mysql:mysql:4.0.16
* cpe:/a:mysql:mysql:4.0.17
* cpe:/a:mysql:mysql:4.0.18
* cpe:/a:mysql:mysql:4.0.19
* cpe:/a:mysql:mysql:4.0.2
* cpe:/a:mysql:mysql:4.0.20
* cpe:/a:mysql:mysql:4.0.21
* cpe:/a:mysql:mysql:4.0.23
* cpe:/a:mysql:mysql:4.0.24
* cpe:/a:mysql:mysql:4.0.25
* cpe:/a:mysql:mysql:4.0.26
* cpe:/a:mysql:mysql:4.0.3
* cpe:/a:mysql:mysql:4.0.4
* cpe:/a:mysql:mysql:4.0.5
* cpe:/a:mysql:mysql:4.0.5a
* cpe:/a:mysql:mysql:4.0.6
* cpe:/a:mysql:mysql:4.0.7
* cpe:/a:mysql:mysql:4.0.7:gamma
* cpe:/a:mysql:mysql:4.0.8
* cpe:/a:mysql:mysql:4.0.8:gamma
* cpe:/a:mysql:mysql:4.0.9
* cpe:/a:mysql:mysql:4.0.9:gamma
* cpe:/a:mysql:mysql:4.1
* cpe:/a:mysql:mysql:
* cpe:/a:mysql:mysql:4.1.0:alpha
* cpe:/a:mysql:mysql:4.1.10
* cpe:/a:mysql:mysql:4.1.10a
* cpe:/a:mysql:mysql:4.1.11
* cpe:/a:mysql:mysql:4.1.12
* cpe:/a:mysql:mysql:4.1.13
* cpe:/a:mysql:mysql:4.1.14
* cpe:/a:mysql:mysql:4.1.15
* cpe:/a:mysql:mysql:4.1.16
* cpe:/a:mysql:mysql:4.1.17
* cpe:/a:mysql:mysql:4.1.18
* cpe:/a:mysql:mysql:4.1.2:alpha
* cpe:/a:mysql:mysql:4.1.3
* cpe:/a:mysql:mysql:4.1.3:beta
* cpe:/a:mysql:mysql:4.1.4
* cpe:/a:mysql:mysql:4.1.5
* cpe:/a:mysql:mysql:4.1.6
* cpe:/a:mysql:mysql:4.1.7
* cpe:/a:mysql:mysql:4.1.8
* cpe:/a:mysql:mysql:4.1.9
* cpe:/a:mysql:mysql:5.0
* cpe:/a:mysql:mysql:
* cpe:/a:mysql:mysql:5.0.0:alpha
* cpe:/a:mysql:mysql:5.0.1
* cpe:/a:mysql:mysql:5.0.10
* cpe:/a:mysql:mysql:5.0.11
* cpe:/a:mysql:mysql:5.0.12
* cpe:/a:mysql:mysql:5.0.13
* cpe:/a:mysql:mysql:5.0.14
* cpe:/a:mysql:mysql:5.0.15
* cpe:/a:mysql:mysql:5.0.16
* cpe:/a:mysql:mysql:5.0.17
* cpe:/a:mysql:mysql:5.0.18
* cpe:/a:mysql:mysql:5.0.2
* cpe:/a:mysql:mysql:5.0.3
* cpe:/a:mysql:mysql:5.0.3:beta
* cpe:/a:mysql:mysql:5.0.4
* cpe:/a:mysql:mysql:5.0.5
* cpe:/a:mysql:mysql:5.0.6
* cpe:/a:mysql:mysql:5.0.7
* cpe:/a:mysql:mysql:5.0.8
* cpe:/a:mysql:mysql:5.0.9

* Denotes Vulnerable Software
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