SUSE SLES12 Security Update : mariadb (SUSE-SU-2019:2048-1)

critical Nessus Plugin ID 127764



The remote SUSE host is missing one or more security updates.


This update for mariadb fixes the following issues :

Update to MariaDB 10.0.38 GA (bsc#1136037).

Security issues fixed :

CVE-2019-2537: Denial of service via multiple protocols (bsc#1136037)

CVE-2019-2529: Denial of service via multiple protocols (bsc#1136037)

CVE-2018-3282: Server Storage Engines unspecified vulnerability (CPU Oct 2018) (bsc#1112432)

CVE-2018-3251: InnoDB unspecified vulnerability (CPU Oct 2018) (bsc#1112397)

CVE-2018-3174: Client programs unspecified vulnerability (CPU Oct 2018) (bsc#1112368)

CVE-2018-3156: InnoDB unspecified vulnerability (CPU Oct 2018) (bsc#1112417)

CVE-2018-3143: InnoDB unspecified vulnerability (CPU Oct 2018) (bsc#1112421)

CVE-2018-3066: Unspecified vulnerability in the MySQL Server component of Oracle MySQL (subcomponent Server Options). (bsc#1101678)

CVE-2018-3064: InnoDB unspecified vulnerability (CPU Jul 2018) (bsc#1103342)

CVE-2018-3063: Unspecified vulnerability in the MySQL Server component of Oracle MySQL (subcomponent Server Security Privileges).

CVE-2018-3058: Unspecified vulnerability in the MySQL Server component of Oracle MySQL (subcomponent MyISAM). (bsc#1101676)

CVE-2016-9843: Big-endian out-of-bounds pointer (bsc#1013882)

Non-security changes: Removed PerconaFT from the package as it has AGPL licence (bsc#1118754).

Do not just remove tokudb plugin but don't build it at all (missing jemalloc dependency).

Fixed reading options for multiple instances if my${INSTANCE}.cnf is used (bsc#1132666).

Removed 'umask 077' from mysql-systemd-helper that caused new datadirs created with wrong permissions (bsc#1132666).

Release notes and changelog:

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


To install this SUSE Security Update use the SUSE recommended installation methods like YaST online_update or 'zypper patch'.

Alternatively you can run the command listed for your product :

SUSE OpenStack Cloud Crowbar 8:zypper in -t patch SUSE-OpenStack-Cloud-Crowbar-8-2019-2048=1

SUSE OpenStack Cloud 8:zypper in -t patch SUSE-OpenStack-Cloud-8-2019-2048=1

SUSE OpenStack Cloud 7:zypper in -t patch SUSE-OpenStack-Cloud-7-2019-2048=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP 12-SP2:zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SAP-12-SP2-2019-2048=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP2-LTSS:zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP2-2019-2048=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP2-BCL:zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP2-BCL-2019-2048=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP1-LTSS:zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP1-2019-2048=1

SUSE Enterprise Storage 4:zypper in -t patch SUSE-Storage-4-2019-2048=1

HPE Helion Openstack 8:zypper in -t patch HPE-Helion-OpenStack-8-2019-2048=1

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 127764

File Name: suse_SU-2019-2048-1.nasl

Version: 1.4

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 8/12/2019

Updated: 1/13/2021

Supported Sensors: Frictionless Assessment Agent, Frictionless Assessment AWS, Frictionless Assessment Azure, Nessus Agent

Risk Information


Risk Factor: High

Score: 7.4


Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 7.5

Temporal Score: 5.5

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

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


Risk Factor: Critical

Base Score: 9.8

Temporal Score: 8.5

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:libmysqlclient-devel, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:libmysqlclient18, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:libmysqlclient18-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:libmysqlclient_r18, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:libmysqld-devel, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:libmysqld18, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:libmysqld18-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:mariadb, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:mariadb-client, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:mariadb-client-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:mariadb-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:mariadb-debugsource, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:mariadb-errormessages, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:mariadb-tools, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:mariadb-tools-debuginfo, cpe:/o:novell:suse_linux:12

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

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 8/5/2019

Vulnerability Publication Date: 5/23/2017

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2016-9843, CVE-2018-3058, CVE-2018-3063, CVE-2018-3064, CVE-2018-3066, CVE-2018-3143, CVE-2018-3156, CVE-2018-3174, CVE-2018-3251, CVE-2018-3282, CVE-2019-2529, CVE-2019-2537