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“mysql-dfsg-5.0” 5.0.51a-3ubuntu5.4 source package in Ubuntu

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mysql-dfsg-5.0 (5.0.51a-3ubuntu5.4) hardy-security; urgency=low

  * SECURITY UPDATE: denial of service via an empty bit-string literal (b'')
    - debian/patches/95_SECURITY_CVE-2008-3963.dpatch: fix Item_bin_string::
      Item_bin_string() in sql/item.cc to parse an empty bit-string literal
      as an empty string.
    - CVE-2008-3963
  * SECURITY UPDATE: privilege circumvention via the creation of MyISAM
    tables using the DATA DIRECTORY and INDEX DIRECTORY options to overwrite
    existing table files in the data directory. This update is a complete
    fix for the three CVE numbers listed below. This fix alters table creation
    behaviour by disallowing the use of the MySQL data directory in DATA
    DIRECTORY and INDEX DIRECTORY options. (LP: #254129)
    - debian/patches/96_SECURITY_CVE-2008-4098.dpatch: Disallow use of MySQL
      data directory in DATA DIRECTORY and INDEX DIRECTORY options.
    - CVE-2008-2079
    - CVE-2008-4097
    - CVE-2008-4098
  * debian/rules: do not update po tree for security updates.

 -- Marc Deslauriers <email address hidden>   Thu, 13 Nov 2008 14:56:05 -0500

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Uploaded by:
Marc Deslauriers on 2008-11-14
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Ubuntu Development Team
Component:
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Architectures:
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Section:
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Urgency:
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Binary packages built by this source

libmysqlclient15-dev: MySQL database development files

 MySQL is a fast, stable and true multi-user, multi-threaded SQL database
 server. SQL (Structured Query Language) is the most popular database query
 language in the world. The main goals of MySQL are speed, robustness and
 ease of use.
 .
 This package includes development libraries and header files.

libmysqlclient15off: MySQL database client library

 MySQL is a fast, stable and true multi-user, multi-threaded SQL database
 server. SQL (Structured Query Language) is the most popular database query
 language in the world. The main goals of MySQL are speed, robustness and
 ease of use.
 .
 This package includes the client library.

mysql-client: MySQL database client (meta package depending on the latest version)

 This is an empty package that depends on the current "best" version of
 mysql-client (currently mysql-client-5.0), as determined by the MySQL
 maintainers. Install this package if in doubt about which MySQL
 version you need. That will install the version recommended by the
 package maintainers.
 .
 MySQL is a fast, stable and true multi-user, multi-threaded SQL database
 server. SQL (Structured Query Language) is the most popular database query
 language in the world. The main goals of MySQL are speed, robustness and
 ease of use.

mysql-client-5.0: MySQL database client binaries

 MySQL is a fast, stable and true multi-user, multi-threaded SQL database
 server. SQL (Structured Query Language) is the most popular database query
 language in the world. The main goals of MySQL are speed, robustness and
 ease of use.
 .
 This package includes the client binaries and the additional tools
 innotop and mysqlreport.

mysql-common: MySQL database common files

 MySQL is a fast, stable and true multi-user, multi-threaded SQL database
 server. SQL (Structured Query Language) is the most popular database query
 language in the world. The main goals of MySQL are speed, robustness and
 ease of use.
 .
 This package includes files needed by all versions of the client library
 (e.g. /etc/mysql/my.cnf).

mysql-server: MySQL database server (meta package depending on the latest version)

 This is an empty package that depends on the current "best" version
 of mysql-server (currently mysql-server-5.0), as determined by the
 MySQL maintainers. Install this package if in doubt about which MySQL
 version you need. That will install the version recommended by the
 package maintainers.
 .
 MySQL is a fast, stable and true multi-user, multi-threaded SQL database
 server. SQL (Structured Query Language) is the most popular database query
 language in the world. The main goals of MySQL are speed, robustness and
 ease of use.

mysql-server-5.0: MySQL database server binaries

 MySQL is a fast, stable and true multi-user, multi-threaded SQL database
 server. SQL (Structured Query Language) is the most popular database query
 language in the world. The main goals of MySQL are speed, robustness and
 ease of use.
 .
 This package includes the server and ndb-cluster binaries.