Amazon Linux AMI : mysql51 (ALAS-2012-141)

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Synopsis :

The remote Amazon Linux AMI host is missing a security update.

Description :

This update fixes several vulnerabilities in the MySQL database
server. Information about these flaws can be found on the Oracle
Critical Patch Update Advisory pages, listed below.

(April 2012)

(July 2012)

(October 2012)

See also :

Solution :

Run 'yum update mysql51' to update your system.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.0

Family: Amazon Linux Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 69631 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2012-1688