Scientific Linux Security Update : mysql55-mysql on SL5.x i386/x86_64

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Synopsis :

The remote Scientific Linux host is missing one or more security
updates.

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 page, listed in the References section.
(CVE-2014-2436, CVE-2014-2440, CVE-2014-0384, CVE-2014-2419,
CVE-2014-2430, CVE-2014-2431, CVE-2014-2432, CVE-2014-2438)

After installing this update, the MySQL server daemon (mysqld) will be
restarted automatically.

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?8120b86e

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:S/C:P/I:P/A:P)

Family: Scientific Linux Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 74172 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2014-0384
CVE-2014-2419
CVE-2014-2430
CVE-2014-2431
CVE-2014-2432
CVE-2014-2436
CVE-2014-2438
CVE-2014-2440