openSUSE Security Update : libmysqlclient-devel (openSUSE-SU-2010:0730-1)

medium Nessus Plugin ID 50016


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- local users could delete data files for tables of other users (CVE-2010-1626).

- authenticated users could gather information for tables they should not have access to (CVE-2010-1849)

- authenticated users could crash mysqld (CVE-2010-1848)

- authenticated users could potentially execute arbitrary code as the user running mysqld (CVE-2010-1850)

- authenticated users could crash mysqld (CVE-2010-3676, CVE-2010-3677, CVE-2010-3678, CVE-2010-3679, CVE-2010-3680, CVE-2010-3681, CVE-2010-3682, CVE-2010-3683, CVE-2010-2008)

- a race condition in /etc/init.d/mysql allowed local users to make any file readable via symlink in /var/tmp (CVE-2010-3675)


Update the affected libmysqlclient-devel packages.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 50016

File Name: suse_11_2_libmysqlclient-devel-101006.nasl

Version: 1.10

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 10/18/2010

Updated: 1/14/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information


Risk Factor: High

Score: 7.4


Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 6.5

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libmysqlclient-devel, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libmysqlclient16, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libmysqlclient16-32bit, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libmysqlclient_r16, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libmysqlclient_r16-32bit, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libmysqld-devel, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:mysql, 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-ndb-extra, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:mysql-ndb-management, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:mysql-ndb-storage, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:mysql-ndb-tools, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:mysql-test, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:mysql-tools, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:11.2

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

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 10/6/2010

Exploitable With

CANVAS (White_Phosphorus)

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2010-1621, CVE-2010-1626, CVE-2010-1848, CVE-2010-1849, CVE-2010-1850, CVE-2010-2008, CVE-2010-3675, CVE-2010-3676, CVE-2010-3677, CVE-2010-3678, CVE-2010-3679, CVE-2010-3680, CVE-2010-3681, CVE-2010-3682, CVE-2010-3683