DescriptionThe check_connection function in sql_parse.cc in MySQL 4.0.x up to 4.0.26, 4.1.x up to 4.1.18, and 5.0.x up to 5.0.20 allows remote attackers to read portions of memory via a username without a trailing null byte, which causes a buffer over-read.
Overall state of this security issue: Resolved
This issue is currently rated as having moderate severity.
|National Vulnerability Database|
SUSE Security Advisories:
- SUSE-SA:2006:036, published Fri, 23 Jun 2006 10:00:00 +0000
- SUSE-SR:2006:012, published Fri, 02 Jun 2006 17:00:00 +0000
SUSE Timeline for this CVECVE page created: Fri Jun 28 02:05:24 2013
CVE page last modified: Fri Oct 7 12:45:33 2022