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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2005-2558

Stack-based buffer overflow in the init_syms function in MySQL 4.0 before 4.0.25, 4.1 before 4.1.13, and 5.0 before 5.0.7-beta allows remote authenticated users who can create user-defined functions to execute arbitrary code via a long function_name field.
Publish Date : 2005-08-16 Last Update Date : 2017-07-10
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
Confidentiality Impact Partial (There is considerable informational disclosure.)
Integrity Impact Partial (Modification of some system files or information is possible, but the attacker does not have control over what can be modified, or the scope of what the attacker can affect is limited.)
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 User
Vulnerability Type(s) Execute CodeOverflow
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
CVE-2005-2558 unix
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- Products Affected By CVE-2005-2558

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Mysql Mysql 4.0.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Mysql Mysql 4.0.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Mysql Mysql 4.0.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Mysql Mysql 4.0.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Mysql Mysql 4.0.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Mysql Mysql 4.0.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Mysql Mysql 4.0.5a Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application Mysql Mysql 4.0.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application Mysql Mysql 4.0.7 Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 Application Mysql Mysql 4.0.7 Gamma Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 Application Mysql Mysql 4.0.8 Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 Application Mysql Mysql 4.0.8 Gamma Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 Application Mysql Mysql 4.0.9 Gamma Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 Application Mysql Mysql 4.0.9 Version Details Vulnerabilities
15 Application Mysql Mysql 4.0.10 Version Details Vulnerabilities
16 Application Mysql Mysql 4.0.11 Version Details Vulnerabilities
17 Application Mysql Mysql 4.0.11 Gamma Version Details Vulnerabilities
18 Application Mysql Mysql 4.0.12 Version Details Vulnerabilities
19 Application Mysql Mysql 4.0.13 Version Details Vulnerabilities
20 Application Mysql Mysql 4.0.14 Version Details Vulnerabilities
21 Application Mysql Mysql 4.0.15 Version Details Vulnerabilities
22 Application Mysql Mysql 4.0.18 Version Details Vulnerabilities
23 Application Mysql Mysql 4.0.20 Version Details Vulnerabilities
24 Application Mysql Mysql 4.0.21 Version Details Vulnerabilities
25 Application Mysql Mysql 4.0.24 Version Details Vulnerabilities
26 Application Mysql Mysql 4.1.0 Alpha Version Details Vulnerabilities
27 Application Mysql Mysql Version Details Vulnerabilities
28 Application Mysql Mysql 4.1.2 Alpha Version Details Vulnerabilities
29 Application Mysql Mysql 4.1.3 Beta Version Details Vulnerabilities
30 Application Mysql Mysql 4.1.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
31 Application Mysql Mysql 4.1.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
32 Application Mysql Mysql 4.1.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
33 Application Mysql Mysql 4.1.10a Version Details Vulnerabilities
34 Application Mysql Mysql 5.0.0 Alpha Version Details Vulnerabilities
35 Application Mysql Mysql Version Details Vulnerabilities
36 Application Mysql Mysql 5.0.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
37 Application Mysql Mysql 5.0.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
38 Application Mysql Mysql 5.0.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
39 Application Mysql Mysql 5.0.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Mysql Mysql 39

- References For CVE-2005-2558
XF mysql-user-defined-function-bo(21737)
BID 14509 MySQL User-Defined Function Buffer Overflow Vulnerability Release Date:2008-07-02
VUPEN ADV-2008-1326
FEDORA FLSA-2006:167803
SUSE SUSE-SR:2005:021
FULLDISC 20050808 [AppSecInc Advisory MYSQL05-V0002] Buffer Overflow in MySQL User Defined Functions
BUGTRAQ 20050808 [AppSecInc Advisory MYSQL05-V0002] Buffer Overflow in MySQL User Defined Functions
SCO SCOSA-2006.18

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2005-2558

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