openSUSE Security Update : libmysqlclient-devel (libmysqlclient-devel-1116)

High Nessus Plugin ID 40784

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VPR Score: 6.7

Synopsis

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description

- the COM_CREATE_DB and COM_DROP_DB suffered from format string vulnerabilities (CVE-2009-2446)

- the command line client was prone to cross-site scripting (XSS) attacks (CVE-2008-4456)

- fix slave reconnect

Solution

Update the affected libmysqlclient-devel packages.

See Also

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=480140

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=497546

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=520608

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 40784

File Name: suse_11_0_libmysqlclient-devel-090716.nasl

Version: 1.9

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2009/08/27

Updated: 2019/10/25

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

VPR Score: 6.7

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 8.5

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libmysqlclient-devel, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libmysqlclient15, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libmysqlclient15-32bit, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libmysqlclient_r15, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libmysqlclient_r15-32bit, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:mysql, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:mysql-Max, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:mysql-bench, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:mysql-client, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:mysql-debug, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:mysql-tools, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:11.0

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

Patch Publication Date: 2009/07/16

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2008-4456, CVE-2009-2446

CWE: 79, 134