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SUSE Linux Security Vulnerability: CVE-2009-2446

Severity
9
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:S/C:C/I:C/A:C)
Published
07/13/2009
Created
07/25/2018
Added
02/17/2015
Modified
07/04/2017

Description

Multiple format string vulnerabilities in the dispatch_command function in libmysqld/sql_parse.cc in mysqld in MySQL 4.0.0 through 5.0.83 allow remote authenticated users to cause a denial of service (daemon crash) and possibly have unspecified other impact via format string specifiers in a database name in a (1) COM_CREATE_DB or (2) COM_DROP_DB request. NOTE: some of these details are obtained from third party information.

Solution(s)

  • suse-upgrade-libmysqlclient-devel
  • suse-upgrade-libmysqlclient15
  • suse-upgrade-libmysqlclient15-32bit
  • suse-upgrade-libmysqlclient15-64bit
  • suse-upgrade-libmysqlclient_r15
  • suse-upgrade-libmysqlclient_r15-32bit
  • suse-upgrade-libmysqlclient_r15-64bit
  • suse-upgrade-mysql
  • suse-upgrade-mysql-bench
  • suse-upgrade-mysql-client
  • suse-upgrade-mysql-debug
  • suse-upgrade-mysql-devel
  • suse-upgrade-mysql-max
  • suse-upgrade-mysql-shared
  • suse-upgrade-mysql-shared-32bit
  • suse-upgrade-mysql-shared-64bit
  • suse-upgrade-mysql-shared-x86
  • suse-upgrade-mysql-test
  • suse-upgrade-mysql-tools

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