[SECURITY] [DSA 3706-1] mysql-5.5 security update

ID DEBIAN:DSA-3706-1:B113D
Type debian
Reporter Debian
Modified 2016-11-07T06:13:00


Debian Security Advisory DSA-3706-1 security@debian.org https://www.debian.org/security/ Salvatore Bonaccorso November 07, 2016 https://www.debian.org/security/faq

Package : mysql-5.5 CVE ID : CVE-2016-5584 CVE-2016-7440 Debian Bug : 841050

Several issues have been discovered in the MySQL database server. The vulnerabilities are addressed by upgrading MySQL to the new upstream version 5.5.53, which includes additional changes, such as performance improvements, bug fixes, new features, and possibly incompatible changes. Please see the MySQL 5.5 Release Notes and Oracle's Critical Patch Update advisory for further details:

https://dev.mysql.com/doc/relnotes/mysql/5.5/en/news-5-5-53.html http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/security-advisory/cpuoct2016-2881722.html

For the stable distribution (jessie), these problems have been fixed in version 5.5.53-0+deb8u1.

We recommend that you upgrade your mysql-5.5 packages.

Further information about Debian Security Advisories, how to apply these updates to your system and frequently asked questions can be found at: https://www.debian.org/security/

Mailing list: debian-security-announce@lists.debian.org