Oracle MySQL Server 5.0.x/5.1.x/5.5.x unknown vulnerability

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A vulnerability, which was classified as problematic, was found in Oracle MySQL Server 5.0.x/5.1.x/5.5.x (Database Software). This is going to have an impact on confidentiality, and integrity.

The weakness was shared 01/17/2012 (Website). The advisory is available at This vulnerability is traded as CVE-2012-0114 since 12/12/2011. Local access is required to approach this attack. Required for exploitation is a authentication. The technical details are unknown and an exploit is not available.

The vulnerability scanner Nessus provides a plugin with the ID 69651 (Amazon Linux AMI : mysql (ALAS-2012-44)), which helps to determine the existence of the flaw in a target environment. It is assigned to the family Amazon Linux Local Security Checks. The commercial vulnerability scanner Qualys is able to test this issue with plugin 350703 (Amazon Linux Security Advisory for mysql: ALAS-2012-044).

Applying a patch is able to eliminate this problem. The bugfix is ready for download at A possible mitigation has been published immediately after the disclosure of the vulnerability.

The vulnerability is also documented in the databases at X-Force (72536), Vulnerability Center (SBV-34519) and Tenable (69651). The entries 4564, 4560, 4566 and 4559 are related to this item.






  • open-source

CPE 2.3info

CPE 2.2info


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Class: Unknown
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ATT&CK: Unknown

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Nessus ID: 69651
Nessus Name: Amazon Linux AMI : mysql (ALAS-2012-44)
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OpenVAS ID: 71233
OpenVAS Name: Debian Security Advisory DSA 2429-1 (mysql-5.1)
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12/12/2011 🔍
01/17/2012 +36 days 🔍
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02/21/2012 +34 days 🔍
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Status: Not defined
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CVE: CVE-2012-0114 (🔍)

X-Force: 72536
Vulnerability Center: 34519 - [cpujan2012-366304] Oracle MySQL 5.0.x, 5.1.x and 5.5.x Unspecified Vulnerability (CVE-2012-0114), Low
Secunia: 53372 - Gentoo update for mysql, Moderately Critical

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Created: 04/19/2012 09:00 PM
Updated: 03/23/2021 01:40 PM
Changes: 04/19/2012 09:00 PM (67), 04/19/2017 10:29 AM (6), 03/23/2021 01:40 PM (2)
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