Oracle MySQL 'EXPLAIN' Denial Of Service Vulnerability
MySQL is prone to a denial-of-service vulnerability.
An attacker can exploit this issue to crash the database, denying access to legitimate users.
This issue affects versions prior to MySQL 5.1.49.
NOTE: This issue was previously covered in BID 42594 (Oracle MySQL Prior to 5.1.49 Multiple Denial Of Service Vulnerabilities) but has been given its own record to better document it.