EulerOS Virtualization 2.5.1 : mariadb (EulerOS-SA-2019-1001)

high Nessus Plugin ID 120974
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Synopsis

The remote EulerOS Virtualization host is missing a security update.

Description

According to the version of the mariadb packages installed, the EulerOS Virtualization installation on the remote host is affected by the following vulnerability :

- Vulnerability in the MySQL Server component of Oracle MySQL (subcomponent: Server : Partition). Supported versions that are affected are 5.5.58 and prior, 5.6.38 and prior and 5.7.19 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 as well as unauthorized update, insert or delete access to some of MySQL Server accessible data.(CVE-2018-2562)

Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding description block directly from the EulerOS security advisory. Tenable has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible without introducing additional issues.

Solution

Update the affected mariadb package.

See Also

http://www.nessus.org/u?32123c97

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 120974

File Name: EulerOS_SA-2019-1001.nasl

Version: 1.8

Type: local

Published: 1/7/2019

Updated: 1/6/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 4.2

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 7.5

Temporal Score: 5.5

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

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

CVSS v3

Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 7.1

Temporal Score: 6.2

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:huawei:euleros:mariadb, p-cpe:/a:huawei:euleros:mariadb-libs, p-cpe:/a:huawei:euleros:mariadb-server, cpe:/o:huawei:euleros:uvp:2.5.1

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

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 12/28/2018

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2018-2562