SuSE 11 Security Update : MySQL (SAT Patch Number 1114)

High Nessus Plugin ID 41421


The remote SuSE 11 host is missing one or more security updates.


- 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)


Apply SAT patch number 1114.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 41421

File Name: suse_11_libmysqlclient-devel-090716.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.9 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2009/09/24

Modified: 2016/12/21

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


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:suse_linux:11:libmysqlclient15, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:libmysqlclient15-32bit, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:libmysqlclient_r15, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:libmysqlclient_r15-32bit, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:mysql, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:mysql-Max, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:mysql-client, cpe:/o:novell:suse_linux:11

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

Patch Publication Date: 2009/07/16

Reference Information

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

CWE: 79, 134