GLSA-201702-17 : MySQL: Multiple vulnerabilities
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 97260
SynopsisThe remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related patches.
DescriptionThe remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-201702-17 (MySQL: Multiple vulnerabilities)
Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in MySQL. Please review the CVE identifiers referenced below for details.
An attacker could possibly escalate privileges, gain access to critical data or complete access to all MySQL server accessible data, or cause a Denial of Service condition via unspecified vectors.
There is no known workaround at this time.
SolutionAll MySQL users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=dev-db/mysql-5.6.35'