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Security update for mysql

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(Last modified: 15SEP2006)


solutions Security update for mysql SuSE Linux Maintenance Web (a98f1dde130149b32fb33799acd0bbc0)

Applies to

Package: mysql
mysql-Max
Product(s): SUSE SLED 10 for x86
SUSE SLED 10 for AMD64 and Intel EM64T
SLE SDK 10 for x86
SLE SDK 10 for IPF
SLE SDK 10 for IBM iSeries and IBM pSeries
SLE SDK 10 for IBM zSeries
SLE SDK 10 for X86-64
SUSE SLES 10 for x86
SUSE SLES 10 for IPF
SUSE SLES 10 for IBM POWER
SUSE SLES 10 for IBM zSeries 64bit
SUSE SLES 10 for AMD64 and Intel EM64T

Release: 20060915
Obsoletes: none

Indications

Everyone using MySQL should install this update.

Contraindications

None.

Problem description

Three security vulnerabilities have been found in MySQL which allow local users to bypass access restrictions to tables and databases. They have been tracked by CVE-2006-4031, CVE-2006-4226 and CVE-2006-4227.

Solution

Please install the updates provided at the location noted below.

Installation notes

This update is provided as RPM packages that can easily be installed onto a running system by using this command:
rpm -Fvh mysql.rpm mysql-Max.rpm

links to download packages

Download Source Packages

Download the source code of the patches for maintained products.


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