SuSE 11.3 Security Update : MySQL (SAT Patch Number 10387)

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Synopsis :

The remote SuSE 11 host is missing one or more security updates.

Description :

The MySQL datebase server was updated to 5.5.42, fixing various bugs
and security issues.

More information can be found on :

-
http://dev.mysql.com/doc/relnotes/mysql/5.5/en/news-5-5-
42.html

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http://dev.mysql.com/doc/relnotes/mysql/5.5/en/news-5-5-
41.html

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http://dev.mysql.com/doc/relnotes/mysql/5.5/en/news-5-5-
40.html Also various issues with the mysql start script
were fixed. (bsc#868673,bsc#878779)

See also :

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=857678
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=868673
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=878779
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=901237
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=914058
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2012-5615.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2014-0224.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2014-4274.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2014-4287.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2014-6463.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2014-6464.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2014-6469.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2014-6474.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2014-6478.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2014-6484.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2014-6489.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2014-6491.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2014-6494.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2014-6495.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2014-6496.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2014-6500.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2014-6505.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2014-6507.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2014-6520.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2014-6530.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2014-6551.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2014-6555.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2014-6559.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2014-6564.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2014-6568.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2015-0374.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2015-0381.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2015-0382.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2015-0385.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2015-0391.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2015-0409.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2015-0411.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2015-0432.html

Solution :

Apply SAT patch number 10387.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 8.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:S/C:P/I:P/A:C)
Public Exploit Available : true