Ubuntu 13.04 : mysql-5.5 vulnerabilities (USN-1807-2)

high Nessus Plugin ID 66231

Synopsis

The remote Ubuntu host is missing a security-related patch.

Description

USN-1807-1 fixed vulnerabilities in MySQL. This update provides MySQL 5.5.31 for Ubuntu 13.04.

Multiple security issues were discovered in MySQL and this update includes new upstream MySQL versions to fix these issues.

MySQL has been updated to 5.1.69 in Ubuntu 10.04 LTS and Ubuntu 11.10. Ubuntu 12.04 LTS and Ubuntu 12.10 have been updated to MySQL 5.5.31.

In addition to security fixes, the updated packages contain bug fixes, new features, and possibly incompatible changes.

Please see the following for more information:
http://dev.mysql.com/doc/relnotes/mysql/5.1/en/news-5-1-69.h tml http://dev.mysql.com/doc/relnotes/mysql/5.5/en/news-5-5-31.h tml http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/topics/security/cpuapr2013
-1899555.html.

Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding description block directly from the Ubuntu security advisory. Tenable has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible without introducing additional issues.

Solution

Update the affected mysql-server-5.5 package.

See Also

https://usn.ubuntu.com/1807-2/

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 66231

File Name: ubuntu_USN-1807-2.nasl

Version: 1.16

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 4/26/2013

Updated: 9/19/2019

Supported Sensors: Frictionless Assessment Agent, Frictionless Assessment AWS, Frictionless Assessment Azure, Nessus Agent

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 6.3

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 7.5

Temporal Score: 6.5

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

Temporal Vector: E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:canonical:ubuntu_linux:mysql-server-5.5, cpe:/o:canonical:ubuntu_linux:13.04

Required KB Items: Host/cpu, Host/Ubuntu, Host/Ubuntu/release, Host/Debian/dpkg-l

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 4/25/2013

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2/8/2013

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2012-0553, CVE-2013-1492, CVE-2013-1502, CVE-2013-1506, CVE-2013-1511, CVE-2013-1512, CVE-2013-1521, CVE-2013-1523, CVE-2013-1526, CVE-2013-1532, CVE-2013-1544, CVE-2013-1552, CVE-2013-1555, CVE-2013-1623, CVE-2013-2375, CVE-2013-2376, CVE-2013-2378, CVE-2013-2389, CVE-2013-2391, CVE-2013-2392

BID: 57780, 58594, 58595, 59180, 59188, 59196, 59201, 59207, 59209, 59210, 59211, 59217, 59218, 59224, 59225, 59227, 59229, 59237, 59239, 59242

USN: 1807-2