GLSA-201701-51 : DBD::mysql: Multiple vulnerabilities
Critical Nessus Plugin ID 96686
SynopsisThe remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related patches.
DescriptionThe remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-201701-51 (DBD::mysql: Multiple vulnerabilities)
Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in DBD::mysql. Please review the CVE identifiers referenced below for details.
An attacker could cause a Denial of Service condition, execute arbitrary code, or have other unspecified impacts.
There is no known workaround at this time.
SolutionAll DBD::mysql users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=dev-perl/DBD-mysql-4.41.0'