Ubuntu 14.04 LTS : MariaDB vulnerabilities (USN-3957-2)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 125386

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VPR Score: 3.6

Synopsis

The remote Ubuntu host is missing a security-related patch.

Description

USN-3957-1 fixed multiple vulnerabilities in MySQL. This update addresses some of them in MariaDB 5.5.

Ubuntu 14.04 LTS has been updated to MariaDB 5.5.64.

In addition to security fixes, the updated packages contain bug fixes, new features, and possibly incompatible changes.

Please see the following for more information:
https://mariadb.com/kb/en/library/mariadb-5564-changelog/ https://mariadb.com/kb/en/library/mariadb-5564-release-notes/

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Solution

Update the affected mariadb-server package.

See Also

https://usn.ubuntu.com/3957-2/

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 125386

File Name: ubuntu_USN-3957-2.nasl

Version: 1.3

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2019/05/24

Updated: 2020/01/15

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

VPR Score: 3.6

CVSS v2.0

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 v3.0

Base Score: 4.9

Temporal Score: 4.3

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:canonical:ubuntu_linux:mariadb-server, cpe:/o:canonical:ubuntu_linux:14.04

Required KB Items: Host/cpu, Host/Ubuntu, Host/Ubuntu/release, Host/Debian/dpkg-l

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2019/05/23

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2019/04/23

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2019-2614, CVE-2019-2627

USN: 3957-2