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Gentoo Linux: CVE-2009-4028: MySQL: Multiple vulnerabilities

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Gentoo Linux: CVE-2009-4028: MySQL: Multiple vulnerabilities

Severity
7
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Published
11/30/2009
Created
07/25/2018
Added
10/30/2017
Modified
10/30/2017

Description

The vio_verify_callback function in viosslfactories.c in MySQL 5.0.x before 5.0.88 and 5.1.x before 5.1.41, when OpenSSL is used, accepts a value of zero for the depth of X.509 certificates, which allows man-in-the-middle attackers to spoof arbitrary SSL-based MySQL servers via a crafted certificate, as demonstrated by a certificate presented by a server linked against the yaSSL library.

Solution(s)

  • gentoo-linux-upgrade-dev-db-mysql

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