Amazon Linux AMI : mysql51 (ALAS-2012-145)
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 69635
SynopsisThe remote Amazon Linux AMI host is missing a security update.
DescriptionA stack-based buffer overflow flaw was found in the user permission checking code in MySQL. An authenticated database user could use this flaw to crash the mysqld daemon or, potentially, execute arbitrary code with the privileges of the user running the mysqld daemon.
SolutionRun 'yum update mysql51' to update your system.