Amazon Linux AMI : mysql55 / mysql56,mysql57 (ALAS-2018-969)

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Synopsis

The remote Amazon Linux AMI host is missing a security update.

Description

Vulnerability in the MySQL Server component of Oracle MySQL (subcomponent: Server: Optimizer). Supported versions that are affected are 5.5.58 and prior, 5.6.38 and prior and 5.7.20 and prior.
Easily exploitable vulnerability allows 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. (CVE-2018-2640)

Vulnerability in the MySQL Server component of Oracle MySQL (subcomponent: Server: GIS). Supported versions that are affected are 5.6.38 and prior and 5.7.20 and prior. Easily exploitable vulnerability allows 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.
(CVE-2018-2573)

Vulnerability in the MySQL Server component of Oracle MySQL (subcomponent: Server: Replication). Supported versions that are affected are 5.6.38 and prior and 5.7.20 and prior. Easily exploitable vulnerability allows high 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 as well as unauthorized update, insert or delete access to some of MySQL Server accessible data. (CVE-2018-2647)

Vulnerability in the MySQL Server component of Oracle MySQL (subcomponent: Server: DML). Supported versions that are affected are 5.7.20 and prior. Easily exploitable vulnerability allows high 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. (CVE-2018-2576)

Vulnerability in the MySQL Server component of Oracle MySQL (subcomponent: Server: Optimizer). Supported versions that are affected are 5.5.58 and prior, 5.6.38 and prior and 5.7.20 and prior.
Easily exploitable vulnerability allows 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. (CVE-2018-2668)

Vulnerability in the MySQL Server component of Oracle MySQL (subcomponent: Server: InnoDB). Supported versions that are affected are 5.7.20 and prior. Easily exploitable vulnerability allows high 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. CVE-2018-2565)

Vulnerability in the MySQL Server component of Oracle MySQL (subcomponent: Server: DML). Supported versions that are affected are 5.7.20 and prior. Easily exploitable vulnerability allows high 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. (CVE-2018-2586)

Vulnerability in the MySQL Server component of Oracle MySQL (subcomponent: InnoDB). Supported versions that are affected are 5.6.38 and prior and 5.7.20 and prior. Easily exploitable vulnerability allows high privileged attacker with network access via multiple protocols to compromise MySQL Server. Successful attacks of this vulnerability can result in unauthorized creation, deletion or modification access to critical data or all MySQL Server accessible data and unauthorized ability to cause a hang or frequently repeatable crash (complete DOS) of MySQL Server. (CVE-2018-2612)

Vulnerability in the MySQL Server component of Oracle MySQL (subcomponent: Server : Security : Privileges). Supported versions that are affected are 5.6.38 and prior and 5.7.20 and prior. Easily exploitable vulnerability allows unauthenticated 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. (CVE-2018-2696)

Vulnerability in the MySQL Server component of Oracle MySQL (subcomponent: Stored Procedure). Supported versions that are affected are 5.6.38 and prior and 5.7.20 and prior. Easily exploitable vulnerability allows high privileged attacker with network access via multiple protocols to compromise MySQL Server. While the vulnerability is in MySQL Server, attacks may significantly impact additional products. Successful attacks of this vulnerability can result in unauthorized ability to cause a hang or frequently repeatable crash (complete DOS) of MySQL Server. (CVE-2018-2583)

Vulnerability in the MySQL Server component of Oracle MySQL (subcomponent: Server: DDL). Supported versions that are affected are 5.5.58 and prior, 5.6.38 and prior and 5.7.20 and prior. Easily exploitable vulnerability allows 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. (CVE-2018-2622)

Vulnerability in the MySQL Server component of Oracle MySQL (subcomponent: Server: Optimizer). Supported versions that are affected are 5.7.20 and prior. Easily exploitable vulnerability allows high 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. (CVE-2018-2600)

Vulnerability in the MySQL Server component of Oracle MySQL (subcomponent: Server: Performance Schema). Supported versions that are affected are 5.6.38 and prior and 5.7.20 and prior. Easily exploitable vulnerability allows high 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. (CVE-2018-2590)

Vulnerability in the MySQL Server component of Oracle MySQL (subcomponent: Server: Performance Schema). Supported versions that are affected are 5.6.38 and prior and 5.7.20 and prior. Easily exploitable vulnerability allows high privileged attacker with network access via multiple protocols 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.
(CVE-2018-2645)

Vulnerability in the MySQL Server component of Oracle MySQL (subcomponent: Server : Security : Privileges). Supported versions that are affected are 5.6.38 and prior and 5.7.20 and prior. Easily exploitable vulnerability allows 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. (CVE-2018-2703)

Vulnerability in the MySQL Server component of Oracle MySQL (subcomponent: Server: DML). Supported versions that are affected are 5.7.20 and prior. Easily exploitable vulnerability allows high 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. (CVE-2018-2646)

Vulnerability in the MySQL Server component of Oracle MySQL (subcomponent: Server: Optimizer). Supported versions that are affected are 5.5.58 and prior, 5.6.38 and prior and 5.7.20 and prior.
Easily exploitable vulnerability allows 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. (CVE-2018-2665)

Vulnerability in the MySQL Server component of Oracle MySQL (subcomponent: Server: Optimizer). Supported versions that are affected are 5.7.20 and prior. Easily exploitable vulnerability allows high 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. (CVE-2018-2667)

Solution

Run 'yum update mysql55' to update your system.

Run 'yum update mysql56' to update your system.

Run 'yum update mysql57' to update your system.

See Also

https://alas.aws.amazon.com/ALAS-2018-969.html

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 107240

File Name: ala_ALAS-2018-969.nasl

Version: 1.3

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 3/9/2018

Updated: 7/10/2019

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 5.2

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 7.8

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

CVSS v3

Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 7.5

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:2.3:o:amazon:linux:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:amazon:linux:mysql55:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:amazon:linux:mysql55-bench:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:amazon:linux:mysql55-debuginfo:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:amazon:linux:mysql55-devel:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:amazon:linux:mysql55-embedded:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:amazon:linux:mysql55-embedded-devel:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:amazon:linux:mysql55-libs:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:amazon:linux:mysql55-server:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:amazon:linux:mysql55-test:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:amazon:linux:mysql56:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:amazon:linux:mysql56-bench:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:amazon:linux:mysql56-common:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:amazon:linux:mysql56-debuginfo:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:amazon:linux:mysql56-devel:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:amazon:linux:mysql56-embedded:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:amazon:linux:mysql56-embedded-devel:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:amazon:linux:mysql56-errmsg:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:amazon:linux:mysql56-libs:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:amazon:linux:mysql56-server:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:amazon:linux:mysql56-test:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:amazon:linux:mysql-config:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:amazon:linux:mysql57:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:amazon:linux:mysql57-common:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:amazon:linux:mysql57-debuginfo:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:amazon:linux:mysql57-devel:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:amazon:linux:mysql57-embedded:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:amazon:linux:mysql57-embedded-devel:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:amazon:linux:mysql57-errmsg:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:amazon:linux:mysql57-libs:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:amazon:linux:mysql57-server:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:amazon:linux:mysql57-test:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

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

Patch Publication Date: 3/8/2018

Vulnerability Publication Date: 1/18/2018

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2018-2622, CVE-2018-2640, CVE-2018-2665, CVE-2018-2668, CVE-2018-2612, CVE-2018-2565, CVE-2018-2573, CVE-2018-2576, CVE-2018-2583, CVE-2018-2586, CVE-2018-2590, CVE-2018-2600, CVE-2018-2645, CVE-2018-2646, CVE-2018-2647, CVE-2018-2667, CVE-2018-2696, CVE-2018-2703

ALAS: 2018-969