Security update for mariadb (important)

ID OPENSUSE-SU-2016:2448-1
Type suse
Reporter Suse
Modified 2016-10-04T17:09:01


This update for mariadb to 10.0.27 fixes the following issues:

Security issue fixed:

  • CVE-2016-6662: A malicious user with SQL and filesystem access could create a my.cnf in the datadir and, under certain circumstances, execute arbitrary code as mysql (or even root) user. (bsc#998309)

  • release notes:

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  • changelog:
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Bugs fixed:

  • Make ORDER BY optimization functions take into account multiple equalities. (bsc#949520)

This update was imported from the SUSE:SLE-12-SP1:Update update project.