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MySQL Double Free Heap Corruption Vulnerability

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MySQL Double Free Heap Corruption Vulnerability

Severity
5
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
Published
02/19/2003
Created
07/25/2018
Added
11/01/2004
Modified
08/22/2013

Description

Double-free vulnerability in mysqld for MySQL before 3.23.55 allows attackers with MySQL access to cause a denial of service (crash) via mysql_change_user.

Solution(s)

  • mysql-upgrade-3_23_55
  • mysql-upgrade-latest

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