openSUSE 10 Security Update : mysql (mysql-1312)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

Attackers could read portions of memory by using a user name with
trailing null byte or via COM_TABLE_DUMP command (CVE-2006-1516,
CVE-2006-1517). Attackers could execute arbitrary code by causing a
buffer overflow via specially crafted COM_TABLE_DUMP packets
(CVE-2006-1518).

Solution :

Update the affected mysql package.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.5
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:S/C:P/I:P/A:P)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 27356 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2006-1516
CVE-2006-1517
CVE-2006-1518

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