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MySQL default account: root/no password

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MySQL default account: root/no password

Severity
8
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Published
12/31/2002
Created
07/25/2018
Added
11/01/2004
Modified
08/22/2013

Description

The default configuration of the Windows binary release of MySQL 3.23.2 through 3.23.52 has a NULL root password, which could allow remote attackers to gain unauthorized root access to the MySQL database.

Solution(s)

  • mysql-change-password

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