Ubuntu 5.10 : mysql-dfsg-4.1 vulnerability (USN-306-1)
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 27881
SynopsisThe remote Ubuntu host is missing one or more security-related patches.
DescriptionMySQL did not correctly handle NULL as the second argument to the str_to_date() function. An authenticated user could exploit this to crash the server.
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SolutionUpdate the affected packages.