Ubuntu 10.04 LTS / 12.04 LTS / 12.10 / 13.04 : mysql-5.5, mysql-dfsg-5.1 vulnerabilities (USN-1909-1)

medium Nessus Plugin ID 69073
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Synopsis

The remote Ubuntu host is missing one or more security-related patches.

Description

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

MySQL has been updated to 5.1.70 in Ubuntu 10.04 LTS. Ubuntu 12.04 LTS, Ubuntu 12.10 and Ubuntu 13.04 have been updated to MySQL 5.5.32.

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-5-1-70.html http://dev.mysql.com/doc/relnotes/mysql/5.5/en/news-5-5-32.html http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/topics/security/cpujuly2013-1899826.
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-5.1 and / or mysql-server-5.5 packages.

See Also

https://usn.ubuntu.com/1909-1/

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 69073

File Name: ubuntu_USN-1909-1.nasl

Version: 1.9

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 7/26/2013

Updated: 9/19/2019

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 5.2

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 5

Temporal Score: 3.9

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:canonical:ubuntu_linux:mysql-server-5.1, p-cpe:/a:canonical:ubuntu_linux:mysql-server-5.5, cpe:/o:canonical:ubuntu_linux:10.04:-:lts, cpe:/o:canonical:ubuntu_linux:12.04:-:lts, cpe:/o:canonical:ubuntu_linux:12.10, cpe:/o:canonical:ubuntu_linux:13.04

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

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 7/25/2013

Vulnerability Publication Date: 3/28/2013

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2013-1861, CVE-2013-2162, CVE-2013-3783, CVE-2013-3793, CVE-2013-3802, CVE-2013-3804, CVE-2013-3809, CVE-2013-3812

BID: 58511, 60424, 61210, 61244, 61249, 61260, 61264, 61272

USN: 1909-1