MariaDB 10.1.x < 10.1.42 Denial Of Service Vulnerability

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 131289

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VPR Score: 3.6

Synopsis

The remote database server is affected by a denial of service vulnerability.

Description

The version of MariaDB installed on the remote host is 10.1.x prior to 10.1.42. It is, therefore, affected by a denial of service vulnerability in the MySQL Server product of Oracle MySQL (component: Server: Optimizer and PS). An authenticated, remote attacker can exploit this issue, to cause a hang or frequently repeatable crash of MySQL Server.

Note that Nessus has not tested for this issue but has instead relied only on the application's self-reported version number.

Solution

Upgrade to MariaDB version 10.1.42 or later.

See Also

https://mariadb.com/kb/en/mariadb-10142-release-notes

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 131289

File Name: mariadb_10_1_42.nasl

Version: 1.3

Type: remote

Family: Databases

Published: 2019/11/26

Updated: 2020/05/25

Dependencies: 10719, 91823

Configuration: Enable paranoid mode

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

VPR Score: 3.6

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2019-2974

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: 6.5

Temporal Score: 5.7

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:mariadb:mariadb

Required KB Items: Settings/ParanoidReport

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2019/11/05

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2019/11/05

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2019-2974