SuSE 11.2 Security Update : MySQL (SAT Patch Number 7251)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 64531


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


A stack-based buffer overflow in MySQL has been fixed that could have caused a Denial of Service or potentially allowed the execution of arbitrary code. (CVE-2012-5611)


Apply SAT patch number 7251.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 64531

File Name: suse_11_libmysqlclient-devel-121227.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.3 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2013/02/10

Modified: 2015/05/22

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 6.5

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

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, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:mysql-tools, cpe:/o:novell:suse_linux:11

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

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2012/12/27

Exploitable With

Metasploit (Oracle MySQL for Microsoft Windows FILE Privilege Abuse)

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2012-5611, CVE-2012-5612, CVE-2012-5613, CVE-2012-5615