Scientific Linux Security Update : mysql on SL5.x, SL4.x i386/x86_64
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 60243
SynopsisThe remote Scientific Linux host is missing one or more security updates.
DescriptionA flaw was discovered in MySQL's authentication protocol. It is possible for a remote unauthenticated attacker to send a specially crafted authentication request to the MySQL server causing it to crash. (CVE-2007-3780)
SolutionUpdate the affected packages.