SUSE SLES11 Security Update : mysql (SUSE-SU-2017:1137-1) (Riddle)

This script is Copyright (C) 2017 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

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

Description :

This update for mysql to version 5.5.55 fixes the following issues:
These security issues were fixed :

- CVE-2017-3308: Unspecified vulnerability in Server: DML
(bsc#1034850)

- CVE-2017-3309: Unspecified vulnerability in Server:
Optimizer (bsc#1034850)

- CVE-2017-3329: Unspecified vulnerability in Server:
Thread (bsc#1034850)

- CVE-2017-3600: Unspecified vulnerability in Client:
mysqldump (bsc#1034850)

- CVE-2017-3453: Unspecified vulnerability in Server:
Optimizer (bsc#1034850)

- CVE-2017-3456: Unspecified vulnerability in Server: DML
(bsc#1034850)

- CVE-2017-3463: Unspecified vulnerability in Server:
Security (bsc#1034850)

- CVE-2017-3462: Unspecified vulnerability in Server:
Security (bsc#1034850)

- CVE-2017-3461: Unspecified vulnerability in Server:
Security (bsc#1034850)

- CVE-2017-3464: Unspecified vulnerability in Server: DDL
(bsc#1034850)

- CVE-2017-3305: MySQL client sent authentication request
unencrypted even if SSL was required (aka Ridddle)
(bsc#1029396).

- CVE-2016-5483: Mysqldump failed to properly quote
certain identifiers in SQL statements written to the
dump output, allowing for execution of arbitrary
commands (bsc#1029014)

- '--ssl-mode=REQUIRED' can be specified to require a
secure connection (it fails if a secure connection
cannot be obtained) This non-security issue was fixed :

- Set the default umask to 077 in rc.mysql-multi
[bsc#1020976] For additional changes please see
http://dev.mysql.com/doc/relnotes/mysql/5.5/en/news-5-5-
55.html Note: The issue tracked in bsc#1022428 and fixed
in the last update was assigned CVE-2017-3302.

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-5-5-55.html
https://bugzilla.suse.com/1020976
https://bugzilla.suse.com/1022428
https://bugzilla.suse.com/1029014
https://bugzilla.suse.com/1029396
https://bugzilla.suse.com/1034850
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2016-5483.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2017-3302.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2017-3305.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2017-3308.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2017-3309.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2017-3329.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2017-3453.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2017-3456.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2017-3461.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2017-3462.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2017-3463.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2017-3464.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2017-3600.html
http://www.nessus.org/u?3ee3afe7

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-13081=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11-SP4:zypper in -t patch
slessp4-mysql-13081=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Debuginfo 11-SP4:zypper in -t patch
dbgsp4-mysql-13081=1

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

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.3
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:S/C:C/I:N/A:N)
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.2
(CVSS2#E:F/RL:OF/RC:ND)
Public Exploit Available : true

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