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MySQL 'ALTER DATABASE' Remote Denial Of Service Vulnerability
12 years ago
4 years ago
The host is running MySQL and is prone to Denial Of Service vulnerability.
The flaw is due to an error when processing the 'ALTER DATABASE' statement and can be exploited to corrupt the MySQL data directory using the '#mysql50#' prefix followed by a '.' or '..'. NOTE: Successful exploitation requires 'ALTER' privileges on a database.
MySQL version priot to 5.1.48 on all running platform.
Upgrade to MySQL version 5.1.48.