Ubuntu 10.04 LTS / 12.04 LTS / 12.10 / 13.10 : mysql-5.5, mysql-dfsg-5.1 vulnerabilities (USN-2086-1)

Ubuntu Security Notice (C) 2014 Canonical, Inc. / NASL script (C) 2014 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote Ubuntu host is missing one or more security-related patches.

Description :

Multiple security issues were discovered in MySQL and this update
includes new upstream MySQL versions to fix these issues.

MySQL has been updated to 5.1.73 in Ubuntu 10.04 LTS. Ubuntu 12.04
LTS, Ubuntu 12.10, and Ubuntu 13.10 have been updated to MySQL 5.5.35.

In addition to security fixes, the updated packages contain bug fixes,
new features, and possibly incompatible changes.

Please see the following for more information:
http://dev.mysql.com/doc/relnotes/mysql/5.1/en/news-5-1-73.html
http://dev.mysql.com/doc/relnotes/mysql/5.5/en/news-5-5-35.html
http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/topics/security/cpujan2014-1972949.h
tml.

Solution :

Update the affected mysql-server-5.1 and / or mysql-server-5.5
packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:S/C:N/I:N/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 3.5
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Ubuntu Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 72089 ()

Bugtraq ID: 64891

CVE ID: CVE-2013-5891
CVE-2013-5908
CVE-2014-0386
CVE-2014-0393
CVE-2014-0401
CVE-2014-0402
CVE-2014-0412
CVE-2014-0420
CVE-2014-0437