Debian: DSA-3054-1: mysql-5.5 security update

    Date20 Oct 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 5.5.40. 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-3054-1                   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
    	
    http://www.debian.org/security/                      Salvatore Bonaccorso
    October 20, 2014                       http://www.debian.org/security/faq
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    Package        : mysql-5.5
    CVE ID         : CVE-2012-5615 CVE-2014-4274 CVE-2014-4287 CVE-2014-6463
                     CVE-2014-6464 CVE-2014-6469 CVE-2014-6478 CVE-2014-6484
                     CVE-2014-6491 CVE-2014-6494 CVE-2014-6495 CVE-2014-6496
                     CVE-2014-6500 CVE-2014-6505 CVE-2014-6507 CVE-2014-6520
                     CVE-2014-6530 CVE-2014-6551 CVE-2014-6555 CVE-2014-6559
    Debian Bug     : 765663
    
    Several issues have been discovered in the MySQL database server. The
    vulnerabilities are addressed by upgrading MySQL to the new upstream
    version 5.5.40. Please see the MySQL 5.5 Release Notes and Oracle's
    Critical Patch Update advisory for further details:
    
     https://dev.mysql.com/doc/relnotes/mysql/5.5/en/news-5-5-39.html
     https://dev.mysql.com/doc/relnotes/mysql/5.5/en/news-5-5-40.html
     http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/topics/security/cpuoct2014-1972960.html
    
    For the stable distribution (wheezy), these problems have been fixed in
    version 5.5.40-0+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: https://www.debian.org/security/
    
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