Ubuntu Security Notice (C) 2007-2013 Canonical, Inc. / NASL script (C) 2007-2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.
The remote Ubuntu host is missing one or more security-related patches.
Stefan Streichbier and B. Mueller of SEC Consult discovered that MySQL
subselect queries using 'ORDER BY' could be made to crash the MySQL
server. An attacker with access to a MySQL instance could cause an
intermitant denial of service.
Update the affected packages.
Risk factor :
Low / CVSS Base Score : 2.1
Family: Ubuntu Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 28037 ()
CVE ID: CVE-2007-1420