Ubuntu 2781-1: MySQL vulnerabilities

    Date26 Oct 2015
    CategoryUbuntu
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    Posted ByLinuxSecurity Advisories
    Several security issues were fixed in MySQL.
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    Ubuntu Security Notice USN-2781-1
    October 26, 2015
    
    mysql-5.5, mysql-5.6 vulnerabilities
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    A security issue affects these releases of Ubuntu and its derivatives:
    
    - Ubuntu 15.10
    - Ubuntu 15.04
    - Ubuntu 14.04 LTS
    - Ubuntu 12.04 LTS
    
    Summary:
    
    Several security issues were fixed in MySQL.
    
    Software Description:
    - mysql-5.6: MySQL database
    - mysql-5.5: 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 5.5.46 in Ubuntu 12.04 LTS and Ubuntu 14.04 LTS.
    Ubuntu 15.04 and Ubuntu 15.10 have been updated to MySQL 5.6.27.
    
    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/relnotes/mysql/5.5/en/news-5-5-45.html
    http://dev.mysql.com/doc/relnotes/mysql/5.5/en/news-5-5-46.html
    http://dev.mysql.com/doc/relnotes/mysql/5.6/en/news-5-6-26.html
    http://dev.mysql.com/doc/relnotes/mysql/5.6/en/news-5-6-27.html
    http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/topics/security/cpuoct2015-2367953.html
    
    Update instructions:
    
    The problem can be corrected by updating your system to the following
    package versions:
    
    Ubuntu 15.10:
      mysql-server-5.6                5.6.27-0ubuntu1
    
    Ubuntu 15.04:
      mysql-server-5.6                5.6.27-0ubuntu0.15.04.1
    
    Ubuntu 14.04 LTS:
      mysql-server-5.5                5.5.46-0ubuntu0.14.04.2
    
    Ubuntu 12.04 LTS:
      mysql-server-5.5                5.5.46-0ubuntu0.12.04.2
    
    In general, a standard system update will make all the necessary changes.
    
    References:
      http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-2781-1
      CVE-2015-4730, CVE-2015-4766, CVE-2015-4792, CVE-2015-4800,
      CVE-2015-4802, CVE-2015-4815, CVE-2015-4816, CVE-2015-4819,
      CVE-2015-4826, CVE-2015-4830, CVE-2015-4833, CVE-2015-4836,
      CVE-2015-4858, CVE-2015-4861, CVE-2015-4862, CVE-2015-4864,
      CVE-2015-4866, CVE-2015-4870, CVE-2015-4879, CVE-2015-4890,
      CVE-2015-4895, CVE-2015-4904, CVE-2015-4910, CVE-2015-4913
    
    Package Information:
      https://launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/mysql-5.6/5.6.27-0ubuntu1
      https://launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/mysql-5.6/5.6.27-0ubuntu0.15.04.1
      https://launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/mysql-5.5/5.5.46-0ubuntu0.14.04.2
      https://launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/mysql-5.5/5.5.46-0ubuntu0.12.04.2
    
    
    
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