Amazon Linux AMI : mysql51 (ALAS-2013-240)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

Unspecified vulnerability in the MySQL Server component in Oracle
MySQL 5.1.70 and earlier, 5.5.32 and earlier, and 5.6.12 and earlier
allows remote authenticated users to affect availability via unknown
vectors related to Optimizer.

See also :

https://alas.aws.amazon.com/ALAS-2013-240.html

Solution :

Run 'yum update mysql51' to update your system.

Risk factor :

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

Family: Amazon Linux Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 70902 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2013-3839

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