RHEL 6 : mysql (RHSA-2013:0219)

medium Nessus Plugin ID 64393
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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 moderate 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-2012-0572, CVE-2012-0574, CVE-2012-1702, CVE-2012-1705, CVE-2013-0375, CVE-2013-0383, CVE-2013-0384, CVE-2013-0385, CVE-2013-0389)

These updated packages upgrade MySQL to version 5.1.67. Refer to the MySQL release notes listed in the References section for a full list of changes.

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

http://www.nessus.org/u?5508ff4d

https://dev.mysql.com/doc/relnotes/mysql/5.1/en/news-5-1-67.html

https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2013:0219

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2012-0574

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2012-0572

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2012-1705

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2012-1702

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2013-0375

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2013-0389

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2013-0384

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2013-0385

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2013-0383

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 64393

File Name: redhat-RHSA-2013-0219.nasl

Version: 1.23

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2/1/2013

Updated: 1/14/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 4.7

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 6.8

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

CVSS v3

Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 6.4

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:C/C:L/I:L/A:N

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:6.3

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

Patch Publication Date: 1/31/2013

Vulnerability Publication Date: 1/16/2013

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2012-0572, CVE-2012-0574, CVE-2012-1702, CVE-2012-1705, CVE-2013-0375, CVE-2013-0383, CVE-2013-0384, CVE-2013-0385, CVE-2013-0389

RHSA: 2013:0219