SuSE 11.3 Security Update : mysql, mysql-client (SAT Patch Number 8364)

medium Nessus Plugin ID 70328
New! Plugin Severity Now Using CVSS v3

The calculated severity for Plugins has been updated to use CVSS v3 by default. Plugins that do not have a CVSS v3 score will fall back to CVSS v2 for calculating severity. Severity display preferences can be toggled in the settings dropdown.


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


This version upgrade of mysql to 5.5.33 fixed 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

- Additionally, it contains numerous bug fixes and improvements.:. (CVE-2013-3811 / CVE-2013-3812)

- fixed mysqldump with MySQL 5.0. (bnc#768832)

- fixed log rights. (bnc#789263 and bnc#803040 and bnc#792332)

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

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

- minor polishing of spec/installation

- avoid file conflicts with mytop

- better fix for hard-coded libdir issue

- fixed hard-coded 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.

- typo in init script stops database on update (bnc#837801)


Apply SAT patch number 8364.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 70328

File Name: suse_11_libmysql55client18-130926.nasl

Version: 1.5

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 10/8/2013

Updated: 1/19/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 4.4


Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 5.8

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:libmysql55client18, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:libmysql55client18-32bit, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:libmysql55client_r18, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:libmysql55client_r18-32bit, 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-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

Patch Publication Date: 9/26/2013

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