Oracle MySQL Server (Apr 2022 CPU)

medium Nessus Plugin ID 159977

Synopsis

The remote host is affected by multiple vulnerabilities

Description

The versions of MySQL Server installed on the remote host are affected by multiple vulnerabilities as referenced in the April and October 2022 CPU advisories.

- Vulnerability in the MySQL Server product of Oracle MySQL (component: Server: Packaging (OpenSSL)).
Supported versions that are affected are 5.7.37 and prior and 8.0.28 and prior. Easily exploitable vulnerability allows unauthenticated attacker with network access via multiple protocols to compromise MySQL Server. Successful attacks of this vulnerability can result in unauthorized ability to cause a hang or frequently repeatable crash (complete DOS) of MySQL Server. (CVE-2022-0778)

- Vulnerability in the MySQL Server product of Oracle MySQL (component: Server: Compiling (protobuf)).
Supported versions that are affected are 8.0.28 and prior. Easily exploitable vulnerability allows unauthenticated attacker with network access via multiple protocols to compromise MySQL Server. Successful attacks of this vulnerability can result in unauthorized ability to cause a hang or frequently repeatable crash (complete DOS) of MySQL Server. (CVE-2021-22570)

- Vulnerability in the MySQL Server product of Oracle MySQL (component: Server: Group Replication Plugin).
Supported versions that are affected are 8.0.28 and prior. Easily exploitable vulnerability allows low privileged attacker with network access via multiple protocols to compromise MySQL Server. Successful attacks of this vulnerability can result in unauthorized ability to cause a hang or frequently repeatable crash (complete DOS) of MySQL Server. (CVE-2022-21454)

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

Solution

Upgrade to MySQL version 8.0.29 or later.

See Also

https://www.oracle.com/docs/tech/security-alerts/cpuapr2022cvrf.xml

https://www.oracle.com/security-alerts/cpuapr2022.html

https://www.oracle.com/a/tech/docs/cpuoct2022cvrf.xml

https://www.oracle.com/security-alerts/cpuoct2022.html

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 159977

File Name: mysql_8_0_29.nasl

Version: 1.12

Type: remote

Family: Databases

Published: 4/20/2022

Updated: 10/20/2022

Configuration: Enable paranoid mode

Supported Sensors: Frictionless Assessment Agent

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 5.2

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 5.5

Temporal Score: 4.3

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

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

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2022-21479

CVSS v3

Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 6.5

Temporal Score: 5.9

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

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

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2022-21556

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:oracle:mysql

Required KB Items: Settings/ParanoidReport

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 4/19/2022

Vulnerability Publication Date: 4/19/2022

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2021-22570, CVE-2022-0778, CVE-2022-21412, CVE-2022-21413, CVE-2022-21414, CVE-2022-21415, CVE-2022-21417, CVE-2022-21418, CVE-2022-21423, CVE-2022-21425, CVE-2022-21427, CVE-2022-21435, CVE-2022-21436, CVE-2022-21437, CVE-2022-21438, CVE-2022-21440, CVE-2022-21444, CVE-2022-21451, CVE-2022-21452, CVE-2022-21454, CVE-2022-21455, CVE-2022-21457, CVE-2022-21459, CVE-2022-21460, CVE-2022-21462, CVE-2022-21478, CVE-2022-21479, CVE-2022-21556, CVE-2022-21605, CVE-2022-21607

IAVA: 2022-A-0168, 2022-A-0121-S