SUSE SLES12 Security Update : mariadb (SUSE-SU-2017:1311-1)

high Nessus Plugin ID 100242
New! Plugin Severity Now Using CVSS v3

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Synopsis

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

Description

This update for mariadb fixes the following issues :

- update to MariaDB 10.0.30 GA

- notable changes :

- XtraDB updated to 5.6.35-80.0

- TokuDB updated to 5.6.35-80.0

- PCRE updated to 8.40

- MDEV-11027: better InnoDB crash recovery progress reporting

- MDEV-11520: improvements to how InnoDB data files are extended

- Improvements to InnoDB startup/shutdown to make it more robust

- MDEV-11233: fix for FULLTEXT index crash

- MDEV-6143: MariaDB Linux binary tarballs will now always untar to directories that match their filename

- release notes and changelog :

- https://kb.askmonty.org/en/mariadb-10030-release-notes

- https://kb.askmonty.org/en/mariadb-10030-changelog

- fixes the following CVEs: CVE-2017-3313: unspecified vulnerability affecting the MyISAM component [bsc#1020890] CVE-2017-3302: Use after free in libmysqlclient.so [bsc#1022428]

- set the default umask to 077 in rc.mysql-multi [bsc#1020976]

- [bsc#1034911] - tracker bug

- increase build disk size from 10 GB to 13 GB in order to fix build for aarch64

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.

Solution

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

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP 12:zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SAP-12-2017-792=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-LTSS:zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-2017-792=1

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

See Also

https://bugzilla.suse.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1020890

https://bugzilla.suse.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1020976

https://bugzilla.suse.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1022428

https://bugzilla.suse.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1034911

https://mariadb.com/kb/en/library/mariadb-10030-changelog/

https://mariadb.com/kb/en/library/mariadb-10030-release-notes/

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2017-3302/

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2017-3313/

http://www.nessus.org/u?31a60054

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 100242

File Name: suse_SU-2017-1311-1.nasl

Version: 3.7

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 5/17/2017

Updated: 1/6/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 4.4

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 5

Temporal Score: 3.7

Vector: AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P

Temporal Vector: E:U/RL:OF/RC:C

CVSS v3

Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 7.5

Temporal Score: 6.5

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H

Temporal Vector: E:U/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:libmysqlclient-devel, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:libmysqlclient18, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:libmysqlclient18-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:libmysqlclient_r18, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:libmysqld-devel, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:libmysqld18, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:libmysqld18-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:mariadb, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:mariadb-client, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:mariadb-client-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:mariadb-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:mariadb-debugsource, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:mariadb-errormessages, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:mariadb-tools, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:mariadb-tools-debuginfo, cpe:/o:novell:suse_linux:12

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/cpu, Host/SuSE/release, Host/SuSE/rpm-list

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 5/16/2017

Vulnerability Publication Date: 1/27/2017

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2017-3302, CVE-2017-3313