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MDKSA-2006:111: MySQL Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
Check for the version of the MySQL package
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
The remote host is missing the patch for the advisory MDKSA-2006:111 (MySQL).
Mysqld in MySQL 4.1.x before 4.1.18, 5.0.x before 5.0.19, and 5.1.x before
5.1.6 allows remote authorized users to cause a denial of service (crash)
via a NULL second argument to the str_to_date function.
MySQL 4.0.18 in Corporate 3.0 and MNF 2.0 is not affected by this issue.
Packages have been patched to correct this issue.
Solution : http://wwwnew.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2006:111
Threat Level: High
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