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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2006-1518

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


Buffer overflow in the open_table function in sql_base.cc in MySQL 5.0.x up to 5.0.20 might allow remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via crafted COM_TABLE_DUMP packets with invalid length values.


CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 6.5 (MEDIUM) (AV:N/AC:L/Au:S/C:P/I:P/A:P) (legend)
Impact Subscore: 6.4
Exploitability Subscore: 8.0
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Network exploitable
Access Complexity: Low
Authentication: Required to exploit
Impact Type: Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows unauthorized modification; Allows disruption of service

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External Source: DEBIAN
Name: DSA-1071
External Source: SECTRACK
Name: 1016016
Type: Patch Information
External Source: DEBIAN
Name: DSA-1073
External Source: DEBIAN
Name: DSA-1079
External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20060502 MySQL COM_TABLE_DUMP Information Leakage and Arbitrary commandexecution.
External Source: SUSE
Name: SUSE-SA:2006:036
External Source: SUSE
Name: SUSE-SR:2006:012
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://dev.mysql.com/doc/refman/5.0/en/news-5-0-21.html
Type: Patch Information
External Source: MISC
Name: http://www.wisec.it/vulns.php?page=8
Type: Patch Information
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2006-1633
External Source: BID
Name: 17780
External Source: SREASON
Name: 839
External Source: XF
Name: mysql-comtabledump-bo(26232)
US-CERT Vulnerability Note: CERT-VN
Name: VU#602457
Type: Advisory; Patch Information
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://bugs.debian.org/cgi-bin/bugreport.cgi?bug=365939
Type: Patch Information

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