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MySQL vulnerabilities

  • Vendor: Ubuntu
  • Vendor ID: USN-3269-1
  • Date: April 27, 2017

Ubuntu Security Notice USN-3269-1
April 27, 2017

mysql-5.5, mysql-5.7 vulnerabilities

A security issue affects these releases of Ubuntu and its derivatives:

- Ubuntu 17.04
- Ubuntu 16.10
- Ubuntu 16.04 LTS
- Ubuntu 14.04 LTS


Several security issues were fixed in MySQL.

Software Description:
- mysql-5.7: MySQL database
- mysql-5.5: MySQL database


Multiple security issues were discovered in MySQL and this update includes
new upstream MySQL versions to fix these issues.

MySQL has been updated to 5.5.55 in Ubuntu 14.04 LTS. Ubuntu 16.04 LTS,
Ubuntu 16.10 and Ubuntu 17.04 have been updated to MySQL 5.7.18.

In addition to security fixes, the updated packages contain bug fixes,
new features, and possibly incompatible changes.

Please see the following for more information:

Update instructions:

The problem can be corrected by updating your system to the following
package versions:

Ubuntu 17.04:
mysql-server-5.7 5.7.18-0ubuntu0.17.04.1

Ubuntu 16.10:
mysql-server-5.7 5.7.18-0ubuntu0.16.10.1

Ubuntu 16.04 LTS:
mysql-server-5.7 5.7.18-0ubuntu0.16.04.1

Ubuntu 14.04 LTS:
mysql-server-5.5 5.5.55-0ubuntu0.14.04.1

In general, a standard system update will make all the necessary changes.

CVE-2017-3302, CVE-2017-3305, CVE-2017-3308, CVE-2017-3309,
CVE-2017-3329, CVE-2017-3331, CVE-2017-3450, CVE-2017-3453,
CVE-2017-3454, CVE-2017-3455, CVE-2017-3456, CVE-2017-3457,
CVE-2017-3458, CVE-2017-3459, CVE-2017-3460, CVE-2017-3461,
CVE-2017-3462, CVE-2017-3463, CVE-2017-3464, CVE-2017-3465,
CVE-2017-3467, CVE-2017-3468, CVE-2017-3599, CVE-2017-3600

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