Debian Security Advisory DSA 2429-1 (mysql-5.1)

Information

Severity

Severity

Medium

Family

Family

Debian Local Security Checks

CVSSv2 Base

CVSSv2 Base

5.5

CVSSv2 Vector

CVSSv2 Vector

AV:N/AC:L/Au:S/C:P/I:N/A:P

Solution Type

Solution Type

Vendor Patch

Created

Created

10 years ago

Modified

Modified

3 years ago

Summary

The remote host is missing an update to mysql-5.1 announced via advisory DSA 2429-1.

Insight

Insight

Several security vulnerabilities were discovered in MySQL, a database management system. The vulnerabilities are addressed by upgrading MySQL to a new upstream version, 5.1.61, which includes additional changes, such as performance improvements and corrections for data loss defects. For the stable distribution (squeeze), these problems have been fixed in version 5.1.61-0+squeeze1. For the unstable distribution (sid), these problems have been fixed in version 5.1.61-2.

Solution

Solution

We recommend that you upgrade your mysql-5.1 packages.

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