Ubuntu 1397-1: MySQL vulnerabilities

    Date12 Mar 2012
    CategoryUbuntu
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    Posted ByLinuxSecurity Advisories
    Several security issues were fixed in MySQL.
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    Ubuntu Security Notice USN-1397-1
    March 12, 2012
    
    mysql-5.1, mysql-dfsg-5.0, mysql-dfsg-5.1 vulnerabilities
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    A security issue affects these releases of Ubuntu and its derivatives:
    
    - Ubuntu 11.10
    - Ubuntu 11.04
    - Ubuntu 10.10
    - Ubuntu 10.04 LTS
    - Ubuntu 8.04 LTS
    
    Summary:
    
    Several security issues were fixed in MySQL.
    
    Software Description:
    - mysql-5.1: MySQL database
    - mysql-dfsg-5.1: MySQL database
    - mysql-dfsg-5.0: MySQL database
    
    Details:
    
    Multiple security issues were discovered in MySQL and this update includes
    new upstream MySQL versions to fix these issues.
    
    MySQL has been updated to 5.1.61 in Ubuntu 10.04 LTS, Ubuntu 10.10,
    Ubuntu 11.04 and Ubuntu 11.10. Ubuntu 8.04 LTS has been updated to
    MySQL 5.0.95.
    
    In addition to security fixes, the updated packages contain bug fixes, new
    features, and possibly incompatible changes.
    
    Please see the following for more information:
    
    http://dev.mysql.com/doc/refman/5.1/en/news-5-1-x.html
    http://dev.mysql.com/doc/refman/5.0/en/news-5-0-x.html
    http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/topics/security/cpujan2012-366304.html
    
    Update instructions:
    
    The problem can be corrected by updating your system to the following
    package versions:
    
    Ubuntu 11.10:
      mysql-server-5.1                5.1.61-0ubuntu0.11.10.1
    
    Ubuntu 11.04:
      mysql-server-5.1                5.1.61-0ubuntu0.11.04.1
    
    Ubuntu 10.10:
      mysql-server-5.1                5.1.61-0ubuntu0.10.10.1
    
    Ubuntu 10.04 LTS:
      mysql-server-5.1                5.1.61-0ubuntu0.10.04.1
    
    Ubuntu 8.04 LTS:
      mysql-server-5.0                5.0.95-0ubuntu1
    
    In general, a standard system update will make all the necessary changes.
    
    References:
      http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-1397-1
      CVE-2007-5925, CVE-2008-3963, CVE-2008-4098, CVE-2008-4456,
      CVE-2008-7247, CVE-2009-2446, CVE-2009-4019, CVE-2009-4030,
      CVE-2009-4484, CVE-2010-1621, CVE-2010-1626, CVE-2010-1848,
      CVE-2010-1849, CVE-2010-1850, CVE-2010-2008, CVE-2010-3677,
      CVE-2010-3678, CVE-2010-3679, CVE-2010-3680, CVE-2010-3681,
      CVE-2010-3682, CVE-2010-3683, CVE-2010-3833, CVE-2010-3834,
      CVE-2010-3835, CVE-2010-3836, CVE-2010-3837, CVE-2010-3838,
      CVE-2010-3839, CVE-2010-3840, CVE-2011-2262, CVE-2012-0075,
      CVE-2012-0087, CVE-2012-0101, CVE-2012-0102, CVE-2012-0112,
      CVE-2012-0113, CVE-2012-0114, CVE-2012-0115, CVE-2012-0116,
    
    Package Information:
      https://launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/mysql-5.1/5.1.61-0ubuntu0.11.10.1
      https://launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/mysql-5.1/5.1.61-0ubuntu0.11.04.1
      https://launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/mysql-5.1/5.1.61-0ubuntu0.10.10.1
      https://launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/mysql-dfsg-5.1/5.1.61-0ubuntu0.10.04.1
      https://launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/mysql-dfsg-5.0/5.0.95-0ubuntu1
    
    
    
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