Debian: DSA-2985-1: mysql-5.5 security update

    Date22 Jul 2014
    CategoryDebian
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    Posted ByLinuxSecurity Advisories
    Several issues have been discovered in the MySQL database server. The vulnerabilities are addressed by upgrading MySQL to the new upstream version 5.5.38. Please see the MySQL 5.5 Release Notes and Oracle's Critical Patch Update advisory for further details:
    
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    Debian Security Advisory DSA-2985-1                   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
    http://www.debian.org/security/                      Salvatore Bonaccorso
    July 22, 2014                          http://www.debian.org/security/faq
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    Package        : mysql-5.5
    CVE ID         : CVE-2014-2494 CVE-2014-4207 CVE-2014-4258 CVE-2014-4260
    Debian Bug     : 754941
    
    Several issues have been discovered in the MySQL database server. The
    vulnerabilities are addressed by upgrading MySQL to the new upstream
    version 5.5.38. Please see 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-5-5-38.html
     http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/topics/security/cpujul2014-1972956.html
    
    For the stable distribution (wheezy), these problems have been fixed in
    version 5.5.38-0+wheezy1.
    
    For the unstable distribution (sid), these problems will be fixed soon.
    
    We recommend that you upgrade your mysql-5.5 packages.
    
    Further information about Debian Security Advisories, how to apply
    these updates to your system and frequently asked questions can be
    found at: http://www.debian.org/security/
    
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