SUSE SLES12 Security Update : mariadb (SUSE-SU-2017:2034-1)

This script is Copyright (C) 2017 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote SUSE host is missing one or more security updates.

Description :

This MariaDB update to version 10.0.31 GA fixes the following issues:
Security issues fixed :

- CVE-2017-3308: Subcomponent: Server: DML: Easily
'exploitable' vulnerability allows low privileged
attacker with network access via multiple protocols to
compromise MariaDB Server. Successful attacks of this
vulnerability can result in unauthorized ability to
cause a hang or frequently repeatable crash (complete
DOS). (bsc#1048715)

- CVE-2017-3309: Subcomponent: Server: Optimizer: Easily
'exploitable' vulnerability allows low privileged
attacker with network access via multiple protocols to
compromise MariaDB Server. Successful attacks of this
vulnerability can result in unauthorized ability to
cause a hang or frequently repeatable crash (complete
DOS). (bsc#1048715)

- CVE-2017-3453: Subcomponent: Server: Optimizer: Easily
'exploitable' vulnerability allows low privileged
attacker with network access via multiple protocols to
compromise MariaDB Server. Successful attacks of this
vulnerability can result in unauthorized ability to
cause a hang or frequently repeatable crash (complete
DOS). (bsc#1048715)

- CVE-2017-3456: Subcomponent: Server: DML: Easily
'exploitable' vulnerability allows low privileged
attacker with network access via multiple protocols to
compromise MariaDB Server. Successful attacks of this
vulnerability can result in unauthorized ability to
cause a hang or frequently repeatable crash (complete
DOS). (bsc#1048715)

- CVE-2017-3464: Subcomponent: Server: DDL: Easily
'exploitable' vulnerability allows low privileged
attacker with network access via multiple protocols to
compromise MariaDB Server. Successful attacks of this
vulnerability can result in unauthorized ability to
cause a hang or frequently repeatable crash (complete
DOS). (bsc#1048715) Bug fixes :

- XtraDB updated to 5.6.36-82.0

- TokuDB updated to 5.6.36-82.0

- Innodb updated to 5.6.36

- Performance Schema updated to 5.6.36 Release notes and
changelog :

- https://kb.askmonty.org/en/mariadb-10031-release-notes

- https://kb.askmonty.org/en/mariadb-10031-changelog

Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding
description block directly from the SUSE security advisory. Tenable
has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible
without introducing additional issues.

See also :

https://bugzilla.suse.com/1048715
https://kb.askmonty.org/en/mariadb-10031-changelog
https://kb.askmonty.org/en/mariadb-10031-release-notes
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2017-3308.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2017-3309.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2017-3453.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2017-3456.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2017-3464.html
http://www.nessus.org/u?6e53d414

Solution :

To install this SUSE Security Update use YaST online_update.
Alternatively you can run the command listed for your product :

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP 12:zypper in -t patch
SUSE-SLE-SAP-12-2017-1244=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-LTSS:zypper in -t patch
SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-2017-1244=1

To bring your system up-to-date, use 'zypper patch'.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:S/C:N/I:N/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 3.0
(CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 102191 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2017-3308
CVE-2017-3309
CVE-2017-3453
CVE-2017-3456
CVE-2017-3464

Ready to Amp Up Your Nessus Experience?

Get Nessus Professional to scan unlimited IPs, run compliance checks & more

Buy Nessus Professional Now