Amazon Linux AMI : mysql51 (ALAS-2012-141)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 69631

Synopsis

The remote Amazon Linux AMI host is missing a security update.

Description

This update fixes several vulnerabilities in the MySQL database server. Information about these flaws can be found on the Oracle Critical Patch Update Advisory pages, listed below.

- http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/topics/security/cpuapr2012-366314.html#AppendixMSQL (April 2012)

- http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/topics/security/cpujul2012-392727.html#AppendixMSQL (July 2012)

- http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/topics/security/cpuoct2012-1515893.html#AppendixMSQL (October 2012)

Solution

Run 'yum update mysql51' to update your system.

See Also

https://alas.aws.amazon.com/ALAS-2012-141.html

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 69631

File Name: ala_ALAS-2012-141.nasl

Version: 1.7

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2013/09/04

Updated: 2019/04/18

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 4

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:amazon:linux:mysql51, p-cpe:/a:amazon:linux:mysql51-bench, p-cpe:/a:amazon:linux:mysql51-common, p-cpe:/a:amazon:linux:mysql51-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:amazon:linux:mysql51-devel, p-cpe:/a:amazon:linux:mysql51-embedded, p-cpe:/a:amazon:linux:mysql51-embedded-devel, p-cpe:/a:amazon:linux:mysql51-libs, p-cpe:/a:amazon:linux:mysql51-server, p-cpe:/a:amazon:linux:mysql51-test, cpe:/o:amazon:linux

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

Patch Publication Date: 2014/09/14

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2012/05/03

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2012-1688

ALAS: 2012-141

RHSA: 2012:1462