USN-3629-3: MySQL vulnerabilities

30 April 2018

mysql-5.7 vulnerabilities

Releases

Packages

  • mysql-5.7 - MySQL database

Details

USN-3629-1 fixed vulnerabilities in MySQL. This update provides the
corresponding updates for Ubuntu 18.04 LTS.

Original advisory details:

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

MySQL has been updated to 5.5.60 in Ubuntu 14.04 LTS. Ubuntu 16.04 LTS, and
Ubuntu 17.10 have been updated to MySQL 5.7.22.

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

Please see the following for more information:
http://dev.mysql.com/doc/relnotes/mysql/5.5/en/news-5-5-60.html
http://dev.mysql.com/doc/relnotes/mysql/5.7/en/news-5-7-22.html
http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/security-advisory/cpuapr2018-3678067.html

Update instructions

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

Ubuntu 18.04

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