Fedora 16 : mysql-5.5.28-2.fc16 (2012-19823)

This script is Copyright (C) 2012-2016 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description :

- Add patch for CVE-2012-5611

- Widen DH key length from 512 to 1024 bits to meet
minimum requirements of FIPS 140-2

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

See also :

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=881064
http://www.nessus.org/u?2483640b

Solution :

Update the affected mysql package.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.5
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:S/C:P/I:P/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.7
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Fedora Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 63328 ()

Bugtraq ID: 56769

CVE ID: CVE-2012-5611

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