Security Advisory Moderate: mysql55-mysql security update

Advisory: RHSA-2014:0537-2
Type: Security Advisory
Severity: Moderate
Issued on: 2014-05-22
Last updated on: 2014-05-22
Affected Products: Red Hat Software Collections 1 for RHEL 6
CVEs ( CVE-2014-0384


Updated mysql55-mysql packages that fix several security issues are now
available for Red Hat Software Collections 1.

The Red Hat Security Response Team has rated this update as having Moderate
security impact. Common Vulnerability Scoring System (CVSS) base scores,
which give detailed severity ratings, are available for each vulnerability
from the CVE links in the References section.

MySQL is a multi-user, multi-threaded SQL database server. It consists of
the MySQL server daemon (mysqld) and many client programs and libraries.

This update fixes several vulnerabilities in the MySQL database server.
Information about these flaws can be found on the Oracle Critical Patch
Update Advisory page, listed in the References section. (CVE-2014-2436,
CVE-2014-2440, CVE-2014-0384, CVE-2014-2419, CVE-2014-2430, CVE-2014-2431,
CVE-2014-2432, CVE-2014-2438)

These updated packages upgrade MySQL to version 5.5.37. Refer to the MySQL
Release Notes listed in the References section for a complete list of

All MySQL users should upgrade to these updated packages, which correct
these issues. After installing this update, the MySQL server daemon
(mysqld) will be restarted automatically.


Before applying this update, make sure all previously released errata
relevant to your system have been applied.

This update is available via the Red Hat Network. Details on how to use the
Red Hat Network to apply this update are available at

Updated packages

Red Hat Software Collections 1 for RHEL 6

File outdated by:  RHSA-2016:2130
    MD5: c7d7a7a6f1f7e9e87f89dd04010a6e50
SHA-256: fba02e4861fc6c593a7a6bd0b696f1a775be6e9260188f406abdff6ecdfc2091
File outdated by:  RHBA-2014:0612
    MD5: 74d0f0ae4e44ea8fcf99e9fee3288102
SHA-256: eb3d3064bc36709710639f57711a0abaa87c46a20079624137478f2bb77bda2e
File outdated by:  RHBA-2014:0612
    MD5: 1d2296c05f459306b4bbeae853a1675c
SHA-256: 91e9ff2b47dabfdafc305d0715e1c13875f6ea161246fbb20ef7736a4ae65e2e
File outdated by:  RHBA-2014:0612
    MD5: 390f99dc909b2dcc08f33afb4282aec8
SHA-256: 3cefffba1009fd91d3b37ae9ec8aa31c9cb9920c978612aab2792de59ef9f600
File outdated by:  RHBA-2014:0612
    MD5: eb67d270866b84477bb12e041818a7ca
SHA-256: 37708bffe57a048c388738810c51ac07b8b214ea4c7b29df07f87824239a38a7
File outdated by:  RHBA-2014:0612
    MD5: 0b01ee03d906be1e934732247418df22
SHA-256: bda9663630bfde37e8b183a70d01133197bcada849471b2103c5f4304076978f
File outdated by:  RHBA-2014:0612
    MD5: e7b47f9480b21c687730ddaa633112b1
SHA-256: 63c2bfc5fa6bc8478136858b50e39a3bec36cec71c4aa90e5254bdbcd77d7710
File outdated by:  RHBA-2014:0612
    MD5: aa36dc58bf02ddbf03f35a2ab1de203d
SHA-256: f4ac108e70635da2ee0bcbcfe6cb917998994e2eed45c50a2c272b0d4ab813b7
(The unlinked packages above are only available from the Red Hat Network)

Bugs fixed (see bugzilla for more information)

1088133 - CVE-2014-0384 mysql: unspecified DoS related to XML (CPU April 2014)
1088134 - CVE-2014-2419 mysql: unspecified DoS related to Partition (CPU April 2014)
1088143 - CVE-2014-2430 mysql: unspecified DoS related to Performance Schema (CPU April 2014)
1088146 - CVE-2014-2431 mysql: unspecified DoS related to Options (CPU April 2014)
1088179 - CVE-2014-2432 mysql: unspecified DoS related to Federated (CPU April 2014)
1088190 - CVE-2014-2436 mysql: unspecified vulnerability related to RBR (CPU April 2014)
1088191 - CVE-2014-2438 mysql: unspecified DoS related to Replication (CPU April 2014)
1088197 - CVE-2014-2440 mysql: unspecified vulnerability related to Client (CPU April 2014)


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