Fedora 13 : mysql-5.1.48-2.fc13 (2010-11135)

Low Nessus Plugin ID 47840


The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.


- Update to MySQL 5.1.48, for various fixes described at http://dev.mysql.com/doc/refman/5.1/en/news-5-1-48.html including a fix for CVE-2010-2008 Related: #614214 - Duplicate COPYING and EXCEPTIONS-CLIENT in -libs and
-embedded subpackages, to ensure they are available when any subset of mysql RPMs are installed, per revised packaging guidelines - Allow init script's STARTTIMEOUT/STOPTIMEOUT to be overridden from sysconfig Related: #609734

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Update the affected mysql package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Low

ID: 47840

File Name: fedora_2010-11135.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.11 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2010/07/27

Modified: 2015/10/20

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Low


Base Score: 3.5

Temporal Score: 2.9

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:S/C:N/I:N/A:P

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:F/RL:OF/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:mysql, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:13

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

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2010/07/15

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2010-2008

BID: 40100, 40106, 40109, 41198

OSVDB: 65851

FEDORA: 2010-11135