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CVE-2006-3469 Detail

Current Description

Format string vulnerability in time.cc in MySQL Server 4.1 before 4.1.21 and 5.0 before 1 April 2006 allows remote authenticated users to cause a denial of service (crash) via a format string instead of a date as the first parameter to the date_format function, which is later used in a formatted print call to display the error message.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  07/21/2006
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Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 4.0 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:N/AC:L/Au:S/C:N/I:N/A:P) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 8.0


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

Vendor Statements (disclaimer)

Official Statement from Red Hat (07/25/2008)

This issue was addressed in mysql packages as shipped in Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4 via: https://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2008-0768.html This issue did not affect mysql packages as shipped with Red Hat Enterprise Linux 2.1, 3, or 5, and Red Hat Application Stack v1 and v2.

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Hyperlink Resource
http://bugs.debian.org/cgi-bin/bugreport.cgi?bug=375694
http://bugs.mysql.com/bug.php?id=20729
http://dev.mysql.com/doc/refman/4.1/en/news-4-1-21.html
http://docs.info.apple.com/article.html?artnum=305214
http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2007/Mar/msg00002.html
http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-200608-09.xml
http://www.debian.org/security/2006/dsa-1112 Patch Vendor Advisory
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2008-0768.html
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/19032
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-321-1
http://www.us-cert.gov/cas/techalerts/TA07-072A.html US Government Resource
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2007/0930 Vendor Advisory
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A9827

References to Check Content

Identifier:
oval:org.mitre.oval:def:9827
Check System:
http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5
Hyperlink:
http://oval.mitre.org/repository/data/DownloadDefinition?id=oval:org.mitre.oval:def:9827

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

  • Format String Vulnerability (CWE-134)

Vulnerable software and versions Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1
OR
cpe:2.3:a:mysql:mysql:4.1.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mysql:mysql:4.1.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mysql:mysql:4.1.8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mysql:mysql:4.1.8a:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mysql:mysql:4.1.9:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mysql:mysql:4.1.11:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mysql:mysql:4.1.12:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mysql:mysql:4.1.12a:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mysql:mysql:4.1.13:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mysql:mysql:4.1.13a:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mysql:mysql:4.1.14:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mysql:mysql:4.1.14a:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mysql:mysql:4.1.15:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mysql:mysql:4.1.15a:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mysql:mysql:4.1.16:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mysql:mysql:4.1.18:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mysql:mysql:4.1.19:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mysql:mysql:4.1.20:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mysql:mysql:5.0.1a:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mysql:mysql:5.0.3a:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mysql:mysql:5.0.4a:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mysql:mysql:5.0.5.0.21:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mysql:mysql:5.0.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mysql:mysql:5.0.9:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mysql:mysql:5.0.10:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mysql:mysql:5.0.10a:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mysql:mysql:5.0.11:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mysql:mysql:5.0.12:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mysql:mysql:5.0.13:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mysql:mysql:5.0.15:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mysql:mysql:5.0.15a:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mysql:mysql:5.0.16:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mysql:mysql:5.0.16a:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mysql:mysql:5.0.17:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mysql:mysql:5.0.17a:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mysql:mysql:5.0.18:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mysql:mysql:5.0.19:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2006-3469
NVD Published Date:
07/21/2006
NVD Last Modified:
10/10/2017