Ubuntu Security Notice (C) 2012-2013 Canonical, Inc. / NASL script (C) 2012-2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.
The remote Ubuntu host is missing one or more security-related patches.
It was discovered that MySQL incorrectly handled certain long
arguments. A remote authenticated attacker could use this issue to
possibly execute arbitrary code.
Update the affected mysql-server-5.1 and / or mysql-server-5.5
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.5
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.4
Public Exploit Available : true