EulerOS 2.0 SP2 : mariadb (EulerOS-SA-2020-1656)

medium Nessus Plugin ID 137498
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Synopsis

The remote EulerOS host is missing a security update.

Description

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

- MariaDB is a community developed branch of MySQL.
MariaDB is a multi-user, multi-threaded SQL database server. It is a client/server implementation consisting of a server daemon (mysqld) and many different client programs and libraries. The base package contains the standard MariaDB/MySQL client programs and generic MySQL files.Security Fix(es):Vulnerability in the MySQL Server component of Oracle MySQL (subcomponent: Client programs). Supported versions that are affected are 5.5.61 and prior, 5.6.41 and prior, 5.7.23 and prior and 8.0.12 and prior. Difficult to exploit vulnerability allows high privileged attacker with logon to the infrastructure where MySQL Server executes to compromise MySQL Server. While the vulnerability is in MySQL Server, attacks may significantly impact additional products. Successful attacks of this vulnerability can result in unauthorized ability to cause a hang or frequently repeatable crash (complete DOS) of MySQL Server.(CVE-2018-3174)

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?16d915cb

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 137498

File Name: EulerOS_SA-2020-1656.nasl

Version: 1.5

Type: local

Published: 6/17/2020

Updated: 1/6/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 4.4

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: Low

Base Score: 1.9

Temporal Score: 1.4

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

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

CVSS v3

Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 5.3

Temporal Score: 4.6

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:H/PR:H/UI:N/S:C/C:N/I:N/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-bench, p-cpe:/a:huawei:euleros:mariadb-devel, p-cpe:/a:huawei:euleros:mariadb-libs, p-cpe:/a:huawei:euleros:mariadb-server, cpe:/o:huawei:euleros:2.0

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

Excluded KB Items: Host/EulerOS/uvp_version

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 6/16/2020

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2018-3174