CVSS 3.1 Score 6.5 of 10 (medium)


Published Jan 16, 2024
Updated: Feb 2, 2024


CVE-2024-20977 is a vulnerability in the MySQL Server product of Oracle MySQL, specifically affecting versions 8.0.35 and prior, as well as 8.2.0 and prior. This vulnerability can be easily exploited by a low privileged attacker with network access through multiple protocols, potentially compromising the MySQL Server. Successful attacks could lead to unauthorized ability to cause a hang or frequently repeatable crash of the server, resulting in denial of service (DOS). The CVSS 3.1 Base Score for this vulnerability is 6.5, indicating high availability impacts. To remediate this vulnerability, users should update their MySQL Server to a version that is not affected by this issue.

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