Slackware 10.2 : mysql (SSA:2006-211-01)

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Synopsis :

The remote Slackware host is missing a security update.

Description :

New mysql packages are available for Slackware 10.2 to fix security
issues (and other bugs). For complete details about the many fixes
addressed by this release, you can find MySQL's news article about the
MySQL 4.1.21 Community Edition release here:
http://dev.mysql.com/doc/refman/4.1/en/news-4-1-21.html

See also :

http://dev.mysql.com/doc/refman/4.1/en/news-4-1-21.html
http://www.nessus.org/u?200bc6d9

Solution :

Update the affected mysql package.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:S/C:N/I:N/A:P)

Family: Slackware Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 24656 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2006-3469