Upstream information

CVE-2015-8949 at MITRE

Description

Use-after-free vulnerability in the my_login function in DBD::mysql before 4.033_01 allows attackers to have unspecified impact by leveraging a call to mysql_errno after a failure of my_login.

SUSE information

Overall state of this security issue: Does not affect SUSE products

This issue is currently rated as having moderate severity.

CVSS v2 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database SUSE
Base Score 10 5.1
Vector AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P
Access Vector Network Network
Access Complexity Low High
Authentication None None
Confidentiality Impact Complete Partial
Integrity Impact Complete Partial
Availability Impact Complete Partial
SUSE Bugzilla entries: 991207 [RESOLVED / INVALID], 991212 [RESOLVED / INVALID]

No SUSE Security Announcements cross referenced.


Status of this issue by product and package

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Product(s) Source package State
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP1 perl-DBD-mysql Not affected