F5 Networks BIG-IP : MySQL vulnerability (K53729441)
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 111709
SynopsisThe remote device is missing a vendor-supplied security patch.
DescriptionThe 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)
SolutionUpgrade to one of the non-vulnerable versions listed in the F5 Solution K53729441.