openSUSE Security Update : mariadb (openSUSE-2016-1068)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

This update for mariadb fixes the following issues :

- CVE-2016-3477: Unspecified vulnerability in subcomponent
parser [bsc#991616]

- CVE-2016-3521: Unspecified vulnerability in subcomponent
types [bsc#991616]

- CVE-2016-3615: Unspecified vulnerability in subcomponent
dml [bsc#991616]

- CVE-2016-5440: Unspecified vulnerability in subcomponent
rbr [bsc#991616]

- mariadb failing test main.bootstrap [bsc#984858]

- left over 'openSUSE' comments in MariaDB on SLE12 GM and
SP1 [bsc#985217]

- remove unnecessary conditionals from specfile

- add '--ignore-db-dir=lost+found' option to
rc.mysql-multi in order not to misinterpret the
lost+found directory as a database [bsc#986251]

This update was imported from the SUSE:SLE-12-SP1:Update update
project.

See also :

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=984858
https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=985217
https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=986251
https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=991616

Solution :

Update the affected mariadb packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.8
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:S/C:N/I:N/A:C)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 93431 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2016-3477
CVE-2016-3521
CVE-2016-3615
CVE-2016-5440

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