Fedora Core 2 : mysql-3.23.58-16.FC2.1 (2005-305)

High Nessus Plugin ID 18333


The remote Fedora Core host is missing a security update.


- Sat Apr 2 2005 Tom Lane <tgl at redhat.com> 3.23.58-16.FC2.1

- Repair uninitialized variable in security2 patch.

- Enable testing on 64-bit arches; continue to exclude s390x which still has issues.

- Fri Mar 18 2005 Tom Lane <tgl at redhat.com> 3.23.58-15.FC2.1

- Backpatch repair for CVE-2005-0709, CVE-2005-0710, CVE-2005-0711 (bz#151051).

- Fix init script to not need a valid username for startup check (bz#142328)

- Don't assume /etc/my.cnf will specify pid-file (bz#143724)

Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding description block directly from the Fedora security advisory. Tenable has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible without introducing additional issues.


Update the affected packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 18333

File Name: fedora_2005-305.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.12 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2005/05/19

Modified: 2015/10/21

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:mysql, p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:mysql-bench, p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:mysql-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:mysql-devel, p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:mysql-server, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora_core:2

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/RedHat/release, Host/RedHat/rpm-list

Patch Publication Date: 2005/04/05

Reference Information

FEDORA: 2005-305