Security in MySQL


This is the MySQL Security Guide extract from the MySQL 5.5 Reference Manual.

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Document generated on: 2016-02-12 (revision: 46505)

Table of Contents     [+/-]

Preface and Legal Notices
1 Security
2 General Security Issues     [+/-]
3 Postinstallation Setup and Testing     [+/-]
4 The MySQL Access Privilege System     [+/-]
5 MySQL User Account Management     [+/-]
6 Security Plugins     [+/-]
A Licenses for Third-Party Components     [+/-]
B MySQL 5.5 FAQ: Security