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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2007-6304

The federated engine in MySQL 5.0.x before 5.0.51a, 5.1.x before 5.1.23, and 6.0.x before 6.0.4, when performing a certain SHOW TABLE STATUS query, allows remote MySQL servers to cause a denial of service (federated handler crash and daemon crash) via a response that lacks the minimum required number of columns.
Publish Date : 2007-12-10 Last Update Date : 2012-11-05
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
Confidentiality Impact None (There is no impact to the confidentiality of the system.)
Integrity Impact None (There is no impact to the integrity of the system)
Availability Impact Partial (There is reduced performance or interruptions in resource availability.)
Access Complexity Low (Specialized access conditions or extenuating circumstances do not exist. Very little knowledge or skill is required to exploit. )
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s) Denial Of Service
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Vendor Statements

Not vulnerable. The MySQL versions as shipped in Red Hat Enterprise Linux 2.1, 3, and 4 do not support federated storage engine. The MySQL package as shipped in Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5, Red Hat Application Stack v1, and Red Hat Application Stack v2 are not compiled with support for federated storage engine.
Source: Redhat

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
CVE-2007-6304 unix
DSA-1451 mysql-dfsg-5.0 -- several vulnerabilities oval:org.mitre.oval:def:7811 unix
DSA-1451-1 mysql-dfsg-5.0 several vulnerabilities oval:org.mitre.oval:def:17905 unix
OVAL (Open Vulnerability and Assessment Language) definitions define exactly what should be done to verify a vulnerability or a missing patch. Check out the OVAL definitions if you want to learn what you should do to verify a vulnerability.

- Products Affected By CVE-2007-6304

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Mysql Mysql 5.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Mysql Mysql 5.0.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Mysql Mysql 5.0.0 Alpha Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Mysql Mysql Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Mysql Mysql 5.0.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Mysql Mysql 5.0.1a Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Mysql Mysql 5.0.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application Mysql Mysql 5.0.3a Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application Mysql Mysql 5.0.3 Beta Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 Application Mysql Mysql 5.0.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 Application Mysql Mysql 5.0.4a Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 Application Mysql Mysql 5.0.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 Application Mysql Mysql 5.0.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 Application Mysql Mysql Version Details Vulnerabilities
15 Application Mysql Mysql 5.0.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
16 Application Mysql Mysql 5.0.7 Version Details Vulnerabilities
17 Application Mysql Mysql 5.0.8 Version Details Vulnerabilities
18 Application Mysql Mysql 5.0.9 Version Details Vulnerabilities
19 Application Mysql Mysql 5.0.10 Version Details Vulnerabilities
20 Application Mysql Mysql 5.0.10a Version Details Vulnerabilities
21 Application Mysql Mysql 5.0.11 Version Details Vulnerabilities
22 Application Mysql Mysql 5.0.12 Version Details Vulnerabilities
23 Application Mysql Mysql 5.0.13 Version Details Vulnerabilities
24 Application Mysql Mysql 5.0.14 Version Details Vulnerabilities
25 Application Mysql Mysql 5.0.15a Version Details Vulnerabilities
26 Application Mysql Mysql 5.0.15 Version Details Vulnerabilities
27 Application Mysql Mysql 5.0.16a Version Details Vulnerabilities
28 Application Mysql Mysql 5.0.16 Version Details Vulnerabilities
29 Application Mysql Mysql 5.0.17 Version Details Vulnerabilities
30 Application Mysql Mysql 5.0.17a Version Details Vulnerabilities
31 Application Mysql Mysql 5.0.18 Version Details Vulnerabilities
32 Application Mysql Mysql 5.0.19 Version Details Vulnerabilities
33 Application Mysql Mysql 5.0.20a Version Details Vulnerabilities
34 Application Mysql Mysql 5.0.20 Version Details Vulnerabilities
35 Application Mysql Mysql 5.0.21 Version Details Vulnerabilities
36 Application Mysql Mysql 5.0.22 Version Details Vulnerabilities
37 Application Mysql Mysql Version Details Vulnerabilities
38 Application Mysql Mysql 5.0.24 Version Details Vulnerabilities
39 Application Mysql Mysql 5.0.27 Version Details Vulnerabilities
40 Application Mysql Mysql 5.0.33 Version Details Vulnerabilities
41 Application Mysql Mysql 5.0.37 Version Details Vulnerabilities
42 Application Mysql Mysql 5.0.41 Version Details Vulnerabilities
43 Application Mysql Mysql 5.1.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
44 Application Mysql Mysql 5.1.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
45 Application Mysql Mysql 5.1.10 Version Details Vulnerabilities
46 Application Mysql Mysql 5.1.11 Version Details Vulnerabilities
47 Application Mysql Mysql 5.1.12 Version Details Vulnerabilities
48 Application Mysql Mysql 5.1.13 Version Details Vulnerabilities
49 Application Mysql Mysql 5.1.14 Version Details Vulnerabilities
50 Application Mysql Mysql 5.1.15 Version Details Vulnerabilities
51 Application Mysql Mysql 5.1.16 Version Details Vulnerabilities
52 Application Mysql Mysql 5.1.17 Version Details Vulnerabilities
53 Application Mysql Mysql 6.0.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
54 Application Mysql Mysql 6.0.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
55 Application Mysql Mysql 6.0.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
56 Application Mysql Mysql 6.0.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Mysql Mysql 56

SUSE SUSE-SR:2008:003
OSVDB 42609
SECTRACK 1019085
GENTOO GLSA-200804-04
BUGTRAQ 20080205 rPSA-2008-0040-1 mysql mysql-bench mysql-server
BID 26832 MySQL Server Privilege Escalation And Denial Of Service Vulnerabilities Release Date:2008-04-07 CONFIRM
XF mysql-federated-engine-dos(38990)

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2007-6304

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