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CVE-2003-1331 Detail

Description

Stack-based buffer overflow in the mysql_real_connect function in the MySql client library (libmysqlclient) 4.0.13 and earlier allows local users to execute arbitrary code via a long socket name, a different vulnerability than CVE-2001-1453.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  12/31/2003

Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 4.0 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:P) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 4.9
Exploitability Subscore: 4.9


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): High
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): None
Integrity (I): Partial
Availability (A): Partial
Additional Information:
Allows unauthorized modification
Allows disruption of service

Vendor Statements (disclaimer)

Official Statement from Red Hat (06/29/2007)

Red Hat does not consider this issue to be a security vulnerability since no trust boundary is crossed. The user must voluntarily interact with the attack mechanism to exploit this flaw, with the result being the ability to run code as themselves.

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Hyperlink Resource
http://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/fulldisclosure/2003-q2/1303.html
http://bugs.mysql.com/bug.php?id=564 Exploit
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/7887
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/12337

Technical Details

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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2003-1331
NVD Published Date:
12/31/2003
NVD Last Modified:
07/28/2017