USN-3957-2: MariaDB vulnerabilities

23 May 2019

mariadb-5.5 vulnerabilities

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

  • Ubuntu 14.04 ESM

Summary

Several security issues were fixed in MariaDB.

Software Description

  • mariadb-5.5 - MariaDB database

Details

USN-3957-1 fixed multiple vulnerabilities in MySQL. This update provides the corresponding fixes for CVE-2019-2614 and CVE-2019-2627 in MariaDB 5.5.

Ubuntu 14.04 LTS has been updated to MariaDB 5.5.64.

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

Please see the following for more information: https://mariadb.com/kb/en/library/mariadb-5564-changelog/ https://mariadb.com/kb/en/library/mariadb-5564-release-notes/

Original advisory details:

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

Ubuntu 16.04 LTS, Ubuntu 18.04 LTS, Ubuntu 18.10, and Ubuntu 19.04 have been updated to MySQL 5.7.26.

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

Please see the following for more information: https://dev.mysql.com/doc/relnotes/mysql/5.7/en/news-5-7-26.html https://www.oracle.com/technetwork/security-advisory/cpuapr2019-5072813.html

Update instructions

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

Ubuntu 14.04 ESM
mariadb-server - 5.5.64-1ubuntu0.14.04.1

To update your system, please follow these instructions: https://wiki.ubuntu.com/Security/Upgrades.

This update uses a new upstream release, which includes additional bug fixes. In general, a standard system update will make all the necessary changes.

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