openSUSE Security Update : mariadb (openSUSE-2012-274)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

mariadb update to version 5.2.12 fixes several security issues and
bugs. Please refer to the following upstream announcements for
details :

http://kb.askmonty.org/v/mariadb-5212-release-notes
http://kb.askmonty.org/v/mariadb-5211-release-notes
http://kb.askmonty.org/v/mariadb-5210-release-notes

See also :

http://kb.askmonty.org/en/changelogs-mariadb-51-series
http://kb.askmonty.org/v/mariadb-5210-release-notes
http://kb.askmonty.org/v/mariadb-5211-release-notes
http://kb.askmonty.org/v/mariadb-5212-release-notes
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2012-05/msg00020.html
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=675870
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=734436
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=742272
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=758460

Solution :

Update the affected mariadb packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.8
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:S/C:N/I:N/A:C)

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