Photon OS 3.0: Mysql PHSA-2020-3.0-0160

high Nessus Plugin ID 142657
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The remote PhotonOS host is missing multiple security updates.


An update of the mysql package has been released.


Update the affected Linux packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 142657

File Name: PhotonOS_PHSA-2020-3_0-0160_mysql.nasl

Version: 1.3

Type: local

Published: 11/10/2020

Updated: 11/12/2020

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2020-14878


Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 6.7


Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 7.7

Temporal Score: 5.7

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

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


Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 8

Temporal Score: 7

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:vmware:photonos:mysql, cpe:/o:vmware:photonos:3.0

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

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 11/6/2020

Vulnerability Publication Date: 10/21/2020

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2020-14765, CVE-2020-14769, CVE-2020-14773, CVE-2020-14775, CVE-2020-14776, CVE-2020-14777, CVE-2020-14785, CVE-2020-14786, CVE-2020-14789, CVE-2020-14790, CVE-2020-14793, CVE-2020-14794, CVE-2020-14800, CVE-2020-14804, CVE-2020-14809, CVE-2020-14812, CVE-2020-14814, CVE-2020-14821, CVE-2020-14827, CVE-2020-14828, CVE-2020-14829, CVE-2020-14830, CVE-2020-14836, CVE-2020-14837, CVE-2020-14838, CVE-2020-14839, CVE-2020-14844, CVE-2020-14845, CVE-2020-14846, CVE-2020-14848, CVE-2020-14852, CVE-2020-14861, CVE-2020-14866, CVE-2020-14867, CVE-2020-14868, CVE-2020-14869, CVE-2020-14870, CVE-2020-14873, CVE-2020-14878, CVE-2020-14888, CVE-2020-14891, CVE-2020-14893