Oracle Mysql 5.7.16 unauthorized Remote Code Execution Vulnerability

Summary

Oracle Mysql is prone to a remote code-execution vulnerability.This allows a remote attacker to exploit this issue to execute arbitrary code in the context of the user running the affected application. Failed exploit attempts may result in a denial-of-service condition.

Credit:

The information has been provided by Dawid Golunski.
The original article can be found at: http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/95583


Details

Vulnerable Systems:
 * Oracle Mysql 5.6.34
 * Oracle Mysql 5.7.16

Vulnerability in the MySQL Server component of Oracle MySQL (subcomponent: Server: DDL). Supported versions that are affected are 5.6.34 and earlier and 5.7.16 and earlier. Easily exploitable vulnerability allows low privileged attacker with network access via multiple protocols to compromise MySQL Server. Successful attacks of this vulnerability can result in unauthorized ability to cause a hang or frequently repeatable crash (complete DOS) of MySQL Server. CVSS v3.0 Base Score 6.5 (Availability impacts).

CVE Information:
CVE-2017-3273

Disclosure Timeline:
Publish Date : 2017-01-27
Last Update Date : 2017-01-31

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