Debian Security Advisory
DLA-75-1 mysql-5.1 -- LTS security update
- Date Reported:
- 22 Oct 2014
- Affected Packages:
- Security database references:
- In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2013-2162, CVE-2014-0001, CVE-2014-4274.
- More information:
Insecure handling of a temporary file that could lead to execution of arbitrary code through the creation of a mysql configuration file pointing to an attacker-controlled plugin_dir.
Insecure creation of the debian.cnf credential file. Credentials could be stolen by a local user monitoring that file while the package gets installed.
Buffer overrun in the MySQL client when the server sends a version string that is too big for the allocated buffer.
For Debian 6
Squeeze, these issues have been fixed in mysql-5.1 version 5.1.73-1+deb6u1