Intrusion Prevention

MySQL.Remote.Preauth.User.Enumeration

Description

This indicates an attack attempt against a remote User Enumeration vulnerability in MySQL server.
The vulnerability is due to insufficient sanitizing of user supplied inputs in the application. A remote attacker can exploit this to gain unauthorized access to sensitive information.

Affected Products

MySQL 5.x and earlier versions

Impact

Information Disclosure: Remote attackers can gain sensitive information from vulnerable systems.

Recommended Actions

Currently we are unaware of any vendor supplied patch for this issue.

CVE References

CVE-2012-5615