SuSE 11.3 Security Update : MySQL (SAT Patch Number 8217)

medium Nessus Plugin ID 69511
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Synopsis

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

Description

This version upgrade of mysql to 5.5.32 fixes multiple security issues :

CVE-2013-1861 / CVE-2013-3783 / CVE-2013-3793 / CVE-2013-3794 / CVE-2013-3795 / CVE-2013-3796 / CVE-2013-3798 / CVE-2013-3801 / CVE-2013-3802 / CVE-2013-3804 / CVE-2013-3805 / CVE-2013-3806 / CVE-2013-3807 / CVE-2013-3808 / CVE-2013-3809 / CVE-2013-3810 / CVE-2013-3811 / CVE-2013-3812

Additionally, it contains numerous bug fixes and improvements. :

- making mysqldump work with MySQL 5.0. (bnc#768832)

- fixed log rights. (bnc#789263 and bnc#803040)

- binlog disabled in default configuration. (bnc#791863)

- fixed dependencies for client package. (bnc#780019)

- minor polishing of spec/installation

- avoiding file conflicts with mytop

- better fix for hardcoded libdir issue

- fix hardcoded plugin paths. (bnc#834028)

- Use chown --no-dereference instead of chown to improve security. (bnc#834967)

- Adjust to spell !includedir correctly in /etc/my.cnf (bnc#734436)

Solution

Apply SAT patch number 8217.

See Also

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=734436

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=768832

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=780019

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=789263

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=791863

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=803040

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=830086

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=834028

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=834967

http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2013-1861.html

http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2013-3783.html

http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2013-3793.html

http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2013-3794.html

http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2013-3795.html

http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2013-3796.html

http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2013-3798.html

http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2013-3801.html

http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2013-3802.html

http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2013-3804.html

http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2013-3805.html

http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2013-3806.html

http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2013-3807.html

http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2013-3808.html

http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2013-3809.html

http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2013-3810.html

http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2013-3811.html

http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2013-3812.html

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 69511

File Name: suse_11_libmysql55client18-130815.nasl

Version: 1.3

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 8/30/2013

Updated: 1/19/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 4.4

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 5.8

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/o:novell:suse_linux:11

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

Patch Publication Date: 8/15/2013

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2013-1861, CVE-2013-3783, CVE-2013-3793, CVE-2013-3794, CVE-2013-3795, CVE-2013-3796, CVE-2013-3798, CVE-2013-3801, CVE-2013-3802, CVE-2013-3804, CVE-2013-3805, CVE-2013-3806, CVE-2013-3807, CVE-2013-3808, CVE-2013-3809, CVE-2013-3810, CVE-2013-3811, CVE-2013-3812