Unauthorized SSL Connection due to lack of cert authentication Affecting mysql package, versions <2.3.0 >=2.0.0



    Attack Complexity Low

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  • Snyk ID npm:mysql:20140514
  • published 4 Jan 2017
  • disclosed 13 May 2014
  • credit Douglas Wilson

Introduced: 13 May 2014

CVE NOT AVAILABLE CWE-285 Open this link in a new tab

How to fix?

Upgrade mysql to version 2.3.0 or higher.


mysql is a node.js driver for mysql. Affected versions of this package do not validate that the remote server has a trusted SSL certificate or not, making it easier for attackers to gain access to the MySQL Server.