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[DSA013] DSA-013 MySQL Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
Nicolas Gregoire has reported a buffer overflow in the
mysql server that leads to a remote exploit. A possible hacker could gain mysqld
rights (and thus gaining access to all the databases).
We recommend you upgrade your mysql package immediately.
Solution : http://www.debian.org/security/2001/dsa-013
Threat Level: High
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