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Oracle MySQL Vulnerability: CVE-2003-1331

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Oracle MySQL Vulnerability: CVE-2003-1331

Severity
4
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:P)
Published
12/31/2003
Created
07/25/2018
Added
08/29/2012
Modified
08/22/2013

Description

Stack-based buffer overflow in the mysql_real_connect function in the MySql client library (libmysqlclient) 4.0.13 and earlier allows local users to execute arbitrary code via a long socket name, a different vulnerability than CVE-2001-1453.

Solution(s)

  • mysql-upgrade-latest

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