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Ubuntu: USN-3174-1 (CVE-2017-3291): MySQL vulnerabilities

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Ubuntu: USN-3174-1 (CVE-2017-3291): MySQL vulnerabilities

Severity
4
CVSS
(AV:L/AC:H/Au:S/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Published
01/18/2017
Created
07/25/2018
Added
01/20/2017
Modified
03/02/2020

Description

Vulnerability in the MySQL Server component of Oracle MySQL (subcomponent: Server: Packaging). Supported versions that are affected are 5.5.53 and earlier, 5.6.34 and earlier and 5.7.16 and earlier. Difficult to exploit vulnerability allows high privileged attacker with logon to the infrastructure where MySQL Server executes to compromise MySQL Server. Successful attacks require human interaction from a person other than the attacker. Successful attacks of this vulnerability can result in takeover of MySQL Server. CVSS v3.0 Base Score 6.3 (Confidentiality, Integrity and Availability impacts).

Solution(s)

  • ubuntu-upgrade-mysql-server-5-5
  • ubuntu-upgrade-mysql-server-5-7

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