MySQL buffer overflow in user defined functions

Description
  • The MySQL server is be prone to a buffer overflow when copying the name of a user-defined function into a stack-based buffer.<br/> Exploiting this vulnerability would require the ability to create user-defined functions. This is not typically granted to untrusted users, however given this vulnerability you should understand the ramifications of granting the ability to create user-defined functions.
Remediation
  • Upgrade the MySQL server to the latest version.
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