MySQL < 5.0.83 Denial of Service

2012-01-16T00:00:00
ID MYSQL_5_0_38.NASL
Type nessus
Reporter Tenable
Modified 2016-10-05T00:00:00

Description

The version of MySQL installed on the remote host is earlier than 5.0.83 and thus reportedly allows a remote user to crash the server and possibly have other impacts.

                                        
                                            #
# (C) Tenable Network Security, Inc.
#

include("compat.inc");

if (description)
{
  script_id(17804);
  script_version("$Revision: 1.3 $");
  script_cvs_date("$Date: 2016/10/05 20:44:33 $");

  script_cve_id("CVE-2009-2446");
  script_bugtraq_id(35609);
  script_osvdb_id(55734);

  script_name(english:"MySQL < 5.0.83 Denial of Service");
  script_summary(english:"Checks version of MySQL Server");

  script_set_attribute(attribute:"synopsis", value:
"The remote database server is prone to a denial of service attack.");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"description", value:
"The version of MySQL installed on the remote host is earlier than
5.0.83 and thus reportedly allows a remote user to crash the server
and possibly have other impacts.");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"see_also", value:"http://seclists.org/fulldisclosure/2009/Jul/58");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"solution", value:"Upgrade to MySQL version 5.0.83 or later.");
  script_set_cvss_base_vector("CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:S/C:C/I:C/A:C");
  script_set_cvss_temporal_vector("CVSS2#E:POC/RL:OF/RC:ND");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"exploitability_ease", value:"Exploits are available");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"exploit_available", value:"true");
  script_cwe_id(134);

  script_set_attribute(attribute:"vuln_publication_date", value:"2009/07/08");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"plugin_publication_date", value:"2012/01/16");

  script_set_attribute(attribute:"plugin_type", value:"remote");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"cpe", value:"cpe:/a:mysql:mysql");
  script_end_attributes();
 
  script_category(ACT_GATHER_INFO);
  script_family(english:"Databases");

  script_copyright(english:"This script is Copyright (C) 2012-2016 Tenable Network Security, Inc.");

  script_dependencies("mysql_version.nasl");
  script_require_keys("Settings/ParanoidReport");
  script_require_ports("Services/mysql", 3306);

  exit(0);
}


include("mysql_version.inc");

mysql_check_version(fixed:'5.0.83', severity:SECURITY_HOLE);