SuSE 10 Security Update : MySQL (ZYPP Patch Number 5618)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 34765


The remote SuSE 10 host is missing a security-related patch.


Empty bit-strings in a query could crash the MySQL server.

Due to another flaw users could access tables of other users.
(CVE-2008-4097 / CVE-2008-4098)


Apply ZYPP patch number 5618.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 34765

File Name: suse_mysql-5618.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.19 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2008/11/13

Modified: 2016/12/22

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 4.6

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:H/Au:S/C:P/I:P/A:P

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/o:suse:suse_linux

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

Patch Publication Date: 2008/09/19

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2008-3963, CVE-2008-4097, CVE-2008-4098

CWE: 59, 134, 264