RHEL 6 : mysql (RHSA-2012:0105)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 57871

Synopsis

The remote Red Hat host is missing one or more security updates.

Description

Updated mysql packages that fix several security issues are now available for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6.

The Red Hat Security Response Team has rated this update as having important security impact. Common Vulnerability Scoring System (CVSS) base scores, which give detailed severity ratings, are available for each vulnerability from the CVE links in the References section.

MySQL is a multi-user, multi-threaded SQL database server. It consists of the MySQL server daemon (mysqld) and many client programs and libraries.

This update fixes several vulnerabilities in the MySQL database server. Information about these flaws can be found on the Oracle Critical Patch Update Advisory page, listed in the References section.
(CVE-2011-2262, CVE-2012-0075, CVE-2012-0087, CVE-2012-0101, CVE-2012-0102, CVE-2012-0112, CVE-2012-0113, CVE-2012-0114, CVE-2012-0115, CVE-2012-0116, CVE-2012-0118, CVE-2012-0119, CVE-2012-0120, CVE-2012-0484, CVE-2012-0485, CVE-2012-0490, CVE-2012-0492)

These updated packages upgrade MySQL to version 5.1.61. Refer to the MySQL release notes for a full list of changes :

http://dev.mysql.com/doc/refman/5.1/en/news-5-1-x.html

All MySQL users should upgrade to these updated packages, which correct these issues. After installing this update, the MySQL server daemon (mysqld) will be restarted automatically.

Solution

Update the affected packages.

See Also

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2011-2262

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2012-0075

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2012-0087

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2012-0101

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2012-0102

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2012-0112

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2012-0113

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2012-0114

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2012-0115

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2012-0116

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2012-0118

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2012-0119

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2012-0120

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2012-0484

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2012-0485

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2012-0490

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2012-0492

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2012-0583

https://dev.mysql.com/doc/refman/5.1/en/news-5-1-x.html

http://www.nessus.org/u?11da589e

https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2012:0105

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 57871

File Name: redhat-RHSA-2012-0105.nasl

Version: 1.20

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2012/02/09

Updated: 2019/10/24

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 5.5

Temporal Score: 4.1

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:mysql, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:mysql-bench, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:mysql-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:mysql-devel, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:mysql-embedded, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:mysql-embedded-devel, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:mysql-libs, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:mysql-server, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:mysql-test, cpe:/o:redhat:enterprise_linux:6, cpe:/o:redhat:enterprise_linux:6.2

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

Exploit Available: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2012/02/08

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2012/01/18

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2011-2262, CVE-2012-0075, CVE-2012-0087, CVE-2012-0101, CVE-2012-0102, CVE-2012-0112, CVE-2012-0113, CVE-2012-0114, CVE-2012-0115, CVE-2012-0116, CVE-2012-0118, CVE-2012-0119, CVE-2012-0120, CVE-2012-0484, CVE-2012-0485, CVE-2012-0490, CVE-2012-0492, CVE-2012-0583

BID: 51488, 51493, 51502, 51504, 51505, 51508, 51509, 51511, 51512, 51513, 51515, 51516, 51517, 51519, 51520, 51524, 51526

RHSA: 2012:0105