F5 Networks BIG-IP : MySQL vulnerability (K53729441)

medium Nessus Plugin ID 111709
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Synopsis

The remote device is missing a vendor-supplied security patch.

Description

The ssl_verify_server_cert function in sql-common/client.c in MariaDB before 5.5.47, 10.0.x before 10.0.23, and 10.1.x before 10.1.10;
Oracle MySQL 5.5.48 and earlier, 5.6.29 and earlier, and 5.7.11 and earlier; and Percona Server do not properly verify that the server hostname matches a domain name in the subject's Common Name (CN) or subjectAltName field of the X.509 certificate, which allows man-in-the-middle attackers to spoof SSL servers via a '/CN=' string in a field in a certificate, as demonstrated by '/OU=/CN=bar.com/CN=foo.com.' (CVE-2016-2047)

Solution

Upgrade to one of the non-vulnerable versions listed in the F5 Solution K53729441.

See Also

https://support.f5.com/csp/article/K53729441

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 111709

File Name: f5_bigip_SOL53729441.nasl

Version: 1.2

Type: local

Published: 8/15/2018

Updated: 1/4/2019

Dependencies: f5_bigip_detect.nbin

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Low

Score: 3.6

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 4.3

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

CVSS v3

Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 5.9

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:2.3:a:f5:big-ip_application_security_manager:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, cpe:2.3:a:f5:big-ip_access_policy_manager:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, cpe:2.3:a:f5:big-ip_advanced_firewall_manager:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, cpe:2.3:a:f5:big-ip_application_acceleration_manager:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, cpe:2.3:a:f5:big-ip_global_traffic_manager:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, cpe:2.3:a:f5:big-ip_link_controller:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, cpe:2.3:a:f5:big-ip_local_traffic_manager:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, cpe:2.3:a:f5:big-ip_policy_enforcement_manager:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, cpe:2.3:a:f5:big-ip_wan_optimization_manager:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, cpe:2.3:a:f5:big-ip_webaccelerator:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, cpe:2.3:h:f5:big-ip_protocol_security_manager:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, cpe:2.3:h:f5:big-ip:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, cpe:2.3:a:f5:big-ip_application_visibility_and_reporting:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/BIG-IP/hotfix, Host/BIG-IP/modules, Host/BIG-IP/version

Patch Publication Date: 7/26/2016

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2016-2047