Bugzilla – Bug 1112388
VUL-0: CVE-2018-3279: mysql: Server: Security: Roles unspecified vulnerability (CPU Oct 2018)
Last modified: 2018-10-18 13:29:39 UTC
Vulnerability in the MySQL Server component of Oracle MySQL (subcomponent: Server: Security: Roles). Supported versions that are affected are 8.0.12 and prior. Easily exploitable vulnerability allows high privileged attacker with network access via multiple protocols to compromise MySQL Server. Successful attacks of this vulnerability can result in unauthorized ability to cause a hang or frequently repeatable crash (complete DOS) of MySQL Server.
We only ship 5.5.x, so this does not affect us.