SUSE SLED12 / SLES12 Security Update : mariadb (SUSE-SU-2018:0384-1)

medium Nessus Plugin ID 106673

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Synopsis

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

Description

This update for mariadb to version 10.0.33 fixes several issues. These security issues were fixed :

- CVE-2017-10378: Vulnerability in subcomponent: Server:
Optimizer. Easily exploitable vulnerability allowed low privileged attacker with network access via multiple protocols to compromise MySQL Server. Successful attacks of this vulnerability can result in unauthorized ability to cause a hang or frequently repeatable crash (complete DOS) of MySQL Server (bsc#1064115).

- CVE-2017-10268: Vulnerability in subcomponent: Server:
Replication. Difficult to exploit vulnerability allowed high privileged attacker with logon to the infrastructure where MySQL Server executes to compromise MySQL Server. Successful attacks of this vulnerability can result in unauthorized access to critical data or complete access to all MySQL Server accessible data (bsc#1064101).

The update package also includes non-security fixes. See advisory for details.

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 Workstation Extension 12-SP3:zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-WE-12-SP3-2018-270=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Workstation Extension 12-SP2:zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-WE-12-SP2-2018-270=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12-SP3:zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SDK-12-SP3-2018-270=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12-SP2:zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SDK-12-SP2-2018-270=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for Raspberry Pi 12-SP2:zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-RPI-12-SP2-2018-270=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP3:zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP3-2018-270=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP2:zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP2-2018-270=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12-SP3:zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-DESKTOP-12-SP3-2018-270=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12-SP2:zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-DESKTOP-12-SP2-2018-270=1

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

See Also

https://bugzilla.suse.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1058722

https://bugzilla.suse.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1064101

https://bugzilla.suse.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1064115

https://bugzilla.suse.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1076505

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2017-10268/

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2017-10378/

http://www.nessus.org/u?f4980e52

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 106673

File Name: suse_SU-2018-0384-1.nasl

Version: 3.6

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2/8/2018

Updated: 1/13/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Low

Score: 3.6

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 4

Temporal Score: 3

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:S/C:N/I:N/A:P

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C

CVSS v3

Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 6.5

Temporal Score: 5.7

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS:3.0/E:U/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:2.3:o:novell:suse_linux:12:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:novell:suse_linux:libmysqlclient18:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:novell:suse_linux:libmysqlclient18-debuginfo:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:novell:suse_linux:libmysqlclient_r18:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:novell:suse_linux:mariadb:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:novell:suse_linux:mariadb-client:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:novell:suse_linux:mariadb-client-debuginfo:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:novell:suse_linux:mariadb-debuginfo:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:novell:suse_linux:mariadb-debugsource:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:novell:suse_linux:mariadb-errormessages:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:novell:suse_linux:mariadb-tools:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:novell:suse_linux:mariadb-tools-debuginfo:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

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: 2/7/2018

Vulnerability Publication Date: 10/19/2017

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2017-10268, CVE-2017-10378