openSUSE Security Update : percona-toolkit / xtrabackup (openSUSE-2015-217)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

Percona Toolkit and XtraBackup were updated to fix bugs and security
issues.

Percona XtraBackup was vulnerable to MITM attack which could allow
exfiltration of MySQL configuration information via the
--version-check option. [boo#919298] CVE-2015-1027 lp#1408375.

The openSUSE package has the version check disabled by default.

Percona Toolkit was updated to 2.2.13 :

- Feature lp#1391240: pt-kill added query fingerprint hash
to output

- Fixed lp#1402668: pt-mysql-summary fails on cluster in
Donor/Desynced status

- Fixed lp#1396870: pt-online-schema-change CTRL+C leaves
terminal in inconsistent state

- Fixed lp#1396868: pt-online-schema-change --ask-pass
option error

- Fixed lp#1266869: pt-stalk fails to start if $HOME
environment variable is not set

- Fixed lp#1019479: pt-table-checksum does not work with
sql_mode ONLY_FULL_GROUP_BY

- Fixed lp#1394934: pt-table-checksum error in debug mode

- Fixed lp#1321297: pt-table-checksum reports diffs on
timestamp columns in 5.5 vs 5.6

- Fixed lp#1399789: pt-table-checksum fails to find pxc
nodes when wsrep_node_incoming_address is set to AUTO

- Fixed lp#1388870: pt-table-checksum has some errors with
different time zones

- Fixed lp#1408375: vulnerable to MITM attack which would
allow exfiltration of MySQL configuration information
via --version-check [boo#919298] [CVE-2015-1027]

- Fixed lp#1404298: missing MySQL5.7 test files for
pt-table-checksum

- Fixed lp#1403900: added sandbox and fixed sakila test db
for 5.7

Percona XtraBackup was updated to version 2.2.9 :

- xtrabackup_galera_info file isn't overwritten during the
Galera auto-recovery. lp#1418584.

- Percona XtraBackup now sets the maximum supported
session value for lock_wait_timeout variable to prevent
unnecessary timeouts when the global value is changed
from the default. lp#1410339.

- New option --backup-locks, enabled by default, has been
implemented to control if backup locks will be used even
if they are supported by the server. To disable backup
locks innobackupex should be run with innobackupex
--no-backup-locks option. lp#1418820.

See also :

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=919298

Solution :

Update the affected percona-toolkit / xtrabackup packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.3
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 81761 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2015-1027

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