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Converting to Security Response bug.
The in_decimal::set function in item_cmpfunc.cc in MySQL before 5.0.40, and 5.1
before 5.1.18-beta, allows context-dependent attackers to cause a denial of
service (crash) via a crafted IF clause that results in a divide-by-zero error
and a NULL pointer dereference.
Upstream bug report:
Fixed in: 5.0.40
This issue was addressed in:
Red Hat Enterprise Linux: