========================================================================== Ubuntu Security Notice USN-1909-1 July 25, 2013 mysql-5.5, mysql-dfsg-5.1 vulnerabilities ========================================================================== A security issue affects these releases of Ubuntu and its derivatives: - Ubuntu 13.04 - Ubuntu 12.10 - Ubuntu 12.04 LTS - Ubuntu 10.04 LTS Summary: Several security issues were fixed in MySQL. Software Description: - mysql-5.5: MySQL database - mysql-dfsg-5.1: 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 5.1.70 in Ubuntu 10.04 LTS. Ubuntu 12.04 LTS, Ubuntu 12.10 and Ubuntu 13.04 have been updated to MySQL 5.5.32. 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/5.1/en/news-5-1-70.html http://dev.mysql.com/doc/relnotes/mysql/5.5/en/news-5-5-32.html http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/topics/security/cpujuly2013-1899826.html Update instructions: The problem can be corrected by updating your system to the following package versions: Ubuntu 13.04: mysql-server-5.5 5.5.32-0ubuntu0.13.04.1 Ubuntu 12.10: mysql-server-5.5 5.5.32-0ubuntu0.12.10.1 Ubuntu 12.04 LTS: mysql-server-5.5 5.5.32-0ubuntu0.12.04.1 Ubuntu 10.04 LTS: mysql-server-5.1 5.1.70-0ubuntu0.10.04.1 In general, a standard system update will make all the necessary changes. References: http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-1909-1 CVE-2013-1861, CVE-2013-2162, CVE-2013-3783, CVE-2013-3793, CVE-2013-3802, CVE-2013-3804, CVE-2013-3809, CVE-2013-3812 Package Information: https://launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/mysql-5.5/5.5.32-0ubuntu0.13.04.1 https://launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/mysql-5.5/5.5.32-0ubuntu0.12.10.1 https://launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/mysql-5.5/5.5.32-0ubuntu0.12.04.1 https://launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/mysql-dfsg-5.1/5.1.70-0ubuntu0.10.04.1
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