SUSE SLES11 Security Update : mysql (SUSE-SU-2016:1618-1) (Logjam)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

This update for mysql fixes the following issues :

- bsc#959724: fix incorrect usage of sprintf/strcpy that
caused possible buffer overflow issues at various places

On SUSE Linux Enterprise 11 SP4 this fix was not yet shipped :

- Increase the key length (to 2048 bits) used in
vio/viosslfactories.c for creating Diffie-Hellman keys
(Logjam Attack) [bnc#934789] [CVE-2015-4000]

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/934789
https://bugzilla.suse.com/959724
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2015-4000.html
http://www.nessus.org/u?3327fecc

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-SP4 :

zypper in -t patch sdksp4-mysql-12620=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11-SP4 :

zypper in -t patch slessp4-mysql-12620=1

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

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.3
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N)
CVSS Temporal Score : 3.7
(CVSS2#E:F/RL:TF/RC:ND)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 93157 ()

Bugtraq ID: 74733

CVE ID: CVE-2015-4000

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