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MySQL 5.5 Release Notes  /  Changes in MySQL 5.5.61 (2018-07-27, General availability)

Changes in MySQL 5.5.61 (2018-07-27, General availability)

Bugs Fixed

  • A heap overflow vulnerability in the MySQL client library was fixed. (Bug #27980823)

  • An unencrypted connection could result from a client connection attempt specifying that an encrypted connection was required, if the server was not configured to support SSL. (Bug #27759871)

  • With automatic_sp_privileges enabled, the EXECUTE and ALTER ROUTINE privileges were not correctly granted to routine creators. (Bug #27407480)

  • Mishandling of internal privilege structures could cause a server exit. (Bug #27230925)

  • The UNION of a user-defined variable and a DECIMAL column produced an incorrect result when using a UTF8 character set. (Bug #27197235)

  • mysqldump exited abnormally for large --where option values. (Bug #26171967, Bug #86496, Bug #27510150)

  • For MyISAM tables, particular sequences of INSERT and DELETE statements could cause table corruption. (Bug #25541037)

  • For RPM packages, starting the server using old-style RPM init scripts could fail. (Bug #23099326)