CVSS 3.1 Score 4.9 of 10 (medium)


Published Apr 16, 2024
Updated: Apr 17, 2024


CVE-2024-21060 is a vulnerability in the MySQL Server product of Oracle MySQL. It affects supported versions 8.0.36 and prior, as well as 8.3.0 and prior. The vulnerability can be easily exploited by a high privileged attacker with network access through multiple protocols, potentially compromising the MySQL Server. Successful attacks can lead to unauthorized ability to cause a hang or frequently repeatable crash, resulting in a denial-of-service (DOS) situation for the server. The CVSS 3.1 Base Score is 4.9, indicating availability impacts. Organizations using affected versions of MySQL Server should take immediate action to remediate this vulnerability to prevent potential exploitation and ensure uninterrupted service availability for their database systems.

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