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MySQL ExtractValue() and UpdateXML() Scalar XPath Denial of Service

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MySQL ExtractValue() and UpdateXML() Scalar XPath Denial of Service

Severity
4
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:S/C:N/I:N/A:P)
Published
03/05/2009
Created
07/25/2018
Added
07/15/2010
Modified
02/13/2015

Description

sql/item_xmlfunc.cc in MySQL 5.1 before 5.1.32 and 6.0 before 6.0.10 allows remote authenticated users to cause a denial of service (crash) via "an XPath expression employing a scalar expression as a FilterExpr with ExtractValue() or UpdateXML()," which triggers an assertion failure.

Solution(s)

  • mysql-upgrade-5_1_32
  • mysql-upgrade-6_0_10

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