DescriptionBuffer overflow in the mysql_real_connect function in MySQL 4.x before 4.0.21, and 3.x before 3.23.49, allows remote DNS servers to cause a denial of service and possibly execute arbitrary code via a DNS response with a large address length (h_length).
Overall state of this security issue: Resolved
This issue is currently rated as having critical severity.
|National Vulnerability Database|
SUSE Security Advisories:
- SUSE-SR:2004:001, published Wednesday, Nov 24th 2004 12:00 MEST
SUSE Timeline for this CVECVE page created: Fri Jun 28 00:58:37 2013
CVE page last modified: Fri Oct 7 12:45:29 2022