SUSE SLED11 / SLES11 Security Update : MySQL (SUSE-SU-2015:0946-1) (FREAK)

This script is Copyright (C) 2015-2016 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

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

Description :

MySQL was updated to version 5.5.43 to fix several security and non
security issues :

CVEs fixed: CVE-2014-3569, CVE-2014-3570, CVE-2014-3571,
CVE-2014-3572, CVE-2014-8275, CVE-2015-0204, CVE-2015-0205,
CVE-2015-0206, CVE-2015-0405, CVE-2015-0423, CVE-2015-0433,
CVE-2015-0438, CVE-2015-0439, CVE-2015-0441, CVE-2015-0498,
CVE-2015-0499, CVE-2015-0500, CVE-2015-0501, CVE-2015-0503,
CVE-2015-0505, CVE-2015-0506, CVE-2015-0507, CVE-2015-0508,
CVE-2015-0511, CVE-2015-2566, CVE-2015-2567, CVE-2015-2568,
CVE-2015-2571, CVE-2015-2573, CVE-2015-2576.

Fix integer overflow in regcomp (Henry Spencer's regex library) for
excessively long pattern strings. (bnc#922043, CVE-2015-2305)

For a comprehensive list of changes, refer to <a
href='http://dev.mysql.com/doc/relnotes/mysql/5.5/en/news-5-5-43.html'
>http://dev.mysql.com/doc/relnotes/mysql/5.5/en/news-5-5-43.html</a>.

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 :

http://dev.mysql.com/doc/relnotes/mysql/5.5/en/news-5-5-43.html'
http://dev.mysql.com/doc/relnotes/mysql/5.5/en/news-5-5-43.html</a
https://bugzilla.suse.com/922043
https://bugzilla.suse.com/927623
http://www.nessus.org/u?dca0dc5f
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2014-3569.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2014-3570.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2014-3571.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2014-3572.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2014-8275.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2015-0204.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2015-0205.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2015-0206.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2015-0405.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2015-0423.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2015-0433.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2015-0438.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2015-0439.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2015-0441.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2015-0498.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2015-0499.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2015-0500.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2015-0501.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2015-0503.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2015-0505.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2015-0506.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2015-0507.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2015-0508.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2015-0511.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2015-2305.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2015-2566.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2015-2567.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2015-2568.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2015-2571.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2015-2573.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2015-2576.html
http://www.nessus.org/u?46419ceb

Solution :

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

SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11 SP3 :

zypper in -t patch sdksp3-libmysql55client18=10661

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 for VMware :

zypper in -t patch slessp3-libmysql55client18=10661

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 :

zypper in -t patch slessp3-libmysql55client18=10661

SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP3 :

zypper in -t patch sledsp3-libmysql55client18=10661

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

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.8
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.0
(CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false