Mandrake Linux Security Advisory : MySQL (MDKSA-2006:111)
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 21755
SynopsisThe remote Mandrake Linux host is missing one or more security updates.
DescriptionMysqld in MySQL 4.1.x before 4.1.18, 5.0.x before 5.0.19, and 5.1.x before 5.1.6 allows remote authorized users to cause a denial of service (crash) via a NULL second argument to the str_to_date function.
MySQL 4.0.18 in Corporate 3.0 and MNF 2.0 is not affected by this issue.
Packages have been patched to correct this issue.
SolutionUpdate the affected packages.