This issue affects the version of mysql packages shipped in Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 and 6, the version of mysql55-mysql packages shipped in Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 and the version of mariadb as shipped in Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7.
Red Hat Product Security has rated this issue as having Moderate security impact and are currently waiting for upstream to fix this issue.
Affected Packages State
|Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6||mysql||Fix deferred|
|Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5||mysql||Fix deferred|