CVE-2024-21056

CVSS 3.1 Score 4.9 of 10 (medium)

Details

Published Apr 16, 2024
Updated: Apr 17, 2024

Summary

CVE-2024-21056 is a vulnerability in the MySQL Server product of Oracle MySQL, specifically affecting versions 8.0.34 and earlier. This vulnerability can be easily exploited by a high privileged attacker with network access via multiple protocols, allowing them to compromise the MySQL Server. Successful attacks can lead to unauthorized ability to cause a hang or frequently repeatable crash, resulting in denial of service (DOS) for the MySQL Server. The CVSS 3.1 Base Score for this vulnerability is 4.9, indicating a medium severity with availability impacts. Remediation for this vulnerability involves updating the affected MySQL Server to a version that is not impacted by the vulnerability. Organizations should take immediate action to patch their systems and prevent potential exploitation of this vulnerability.

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