MariaDB Blog

October 17, 2016

Webinar - Defending Your Database

Today’s IT infrastructure is vulnerable to a range of attacks and threats. How do you safeguard your database against them? By learning and using best practices, and choosing a database with robust security tools built in. 

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October 03, 2016

MariaDB 10.2 Beta

With the release of MariaDB 10.2.2, the newest version of MariaDB has entered the beta stage. In this article, I’ll give an overview of the main new features in MariaDB 10.2. The focus of MariaDB 10.2 can be seen from the categories that the features fall into:

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September 27, 2016

Webinar - Better, Faster DevOps? Learn how with MaxScale 2.0

Please join Roger Bodamer, MariaDB’s Chief Product Officer, on Thursday, October 6 to learn about the exciting new features in MariaDB MaxScale 2.0 that enable rapid innovation for web applications without impacting the architecture that simultaneously supports your legacy applications. In this webinar, we will cover:

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September 14, 2016

Is Your MariaDB Version Affected by the Remote Root Code Execution Vulnerability CVE-2016-6662?

Over the last few days, there has been a lot of questions and discussion around a vulnerability referred to as MySQL Remote Root Code Execution / Privilege Escalation 0day with CVE code CVE-2016-6662. It’s a serious vulnerability and we encourage every MariaDB Server, MariaDB Enterprise and MariaDB Enterprise Cluster user to read the below update on the vulnerability and how it affects MariaDB products.

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September 12, 2016

Creating a MariaDB MaxScale Router Module

I wanted to do some tests with MariaDB MaxScale and realized that the two existing routers (beyond the binlog router that is, which is a bit special) didn't do what I wanted them to do. What I was looking for was a simple round-robin feature and neither the readconnroute nor readwritesplit could be configured to do this. They are just too smart for my simple experiment.

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