Debian DLA-409-1 : mysql-5.5 security update
High Nessus Plugin ID 88511
SynopsisThe remote Debian host is missing a security update.
DescriptionSeveral issues have been found in the MySQL database server. These issues have been addressed by upgrading to the most recent upstream release of MySQL, 5.5.47. Please, look at the MySQL 5.5 Release Notes and Oracle's Critical Patch Update advisory for further details :
http://dev.mysql.com/doc/relnotes/mysql/5.5/en/news-5-5-47.html http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/topics/security/cpujan2016-2367955.h tml
For Debian 6 'Squeeze', these issues have been fixed in mysql-5.5 version 5.5.47-0+deb6u1. We recommend you to upgrade your mysql-5.5 packages.
Learn more about the Debian Long Term Support (LTS) Project and how to apply these updates at: https://wiki.debian.org/LTS/
NOTE: Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding description block directly from the DLA security advisory. Tenable has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible without introducing additional issues.
SolutionUpgrade the affected packages.