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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2009-2942

The mysql-ocaml bindings 1.0.4 for MySQL do not properly support the mysql_real_escape_string function, which might allow remote attackers to leverage escaping issues involving multibyte character encodings.
Publish Date : 2009-10-22 Last Update Date : 2009-10-27
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
7.5
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 None
Vulnerability Type(s)
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
DSA-1910 mysql-ocaml -- missing escape function oval:org.mitre.oval:def:7959 unix
DSA-1910-1 mysql-ocaml -- missing escape function oval:org.mitre.oval:def:13669 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-2009-2942

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Mysql-ocaml Mysql-ocaml 1.0.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Mysql-ocaml Mysql-ocaml 1

- References For CVE-2009-2942

http://www.debian.org/security/2009/dsa-1910
DEBIAN DSA-1910
http://secunia.com/advisories/37047
SECUNIA 37047
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2009:279
MANDRIVA MDVSA-2009:279
http://www.osvdb.org/59030
OSVDB 59030

- Vulnerability Conditions

Vulnerability is valid if product versions listed below are used TOGETHER WITH(AND)

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2009-2942

There are not any metasploit modules related to this CVE entry (Please visit www.metasploit.com for more information)


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