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The remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related
The remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-201409-04
(MySQL: Multiple vulnerabilities)
Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in MySQL. Please review
the CVE identifiers referenced below for details.
A local attacker could possibly gain escalated privileges. A remote
attacker could send a specially crafted SQL query, possibly resulting in
a Denial of Service condition. A remote attacker could entice a user to
connect to specially crafted MySQL server, possibly resulting in
execution of arbitrary code with the privileges of the process.
There is no known workaround at this time.
See also :
All MySQL users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=dev-db/mysql-5.5.39'
Risk factor :
High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.9
Public Exploit Available : false
Family: Gentoo Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 77548 ()
CVE ID: CVE-2013-1861
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