Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : mysql (MDVSA-2013:007)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

This is a maintenance and bugfix release that upgrades mysql to the
latest version which resolves various upstream bugs and a total of 18
security related bugs (CVE-2012-0572, CVE-2012-0574, CVE-2012-0578,
CVE-2012-1702, CVE-2012-1705, CVE-2012-5060, CVE-2012-5096,
CVE-2012-5611, CVE-2012-5612, CVE-2013-0367, CVE-2013-0368,
CVE-2013-0371, CVE-2013-0375, CVE-2013-0383, CVE-2013-0384,
CVE-2013-0385, CVE-2013-0386, CVE-2013-0389).

Please consult the Oracle security matrix for further information
regarding these security issues and the MySQL release notes.

See also :

http://dev.mysql.com/doc/relnotes/mysql/5.5/en/news-5-5-29.html
http://dev.mysql.com/doc/relnotes/mysql/5.5/en/news-5-5-30.html
http://www.nessus.org/u?b56cce0c

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.8
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:S/C:N/I:N/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.0
(CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false