RHEL 5 : mysql55-mysql (RHSA-2014:0536)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 74144

Synopsis

The remote Red Hat host is missing one or more security updates.

Description

Updated mysql55-mysql packages that fix several security issues are now available for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5.

The Red Hat Security Response Team has rated this update as having Moderate security impact. Common Vulnerability Scoring System (CVSS) base scores, which give detailed severity ratings, are available for each vulnerability from the CVE links in the References section.

MySQL is a multi-user, multi-threaded SQL database server. It consists of the MySQL server daemon (mysqld) and many client programs and libraries.

This update fixes several vulnerabilities in the MySQL database server. Information about these flaws can be found on the Oracle Critical Patch Update Advisory page, listed in the References section.
(CVE-2014-2436, CVE-2014-2440, CVE-2014-0384, CVE-2014-2419, CVE-2014-2430, CVE-2014-2431, CVE-2014-2432, CVE-2014-2438)

These updated packages upgrade MySQL to version 5.5.37. Refer to the MySQL Release Notes listed in the References section for a complete list of changes.

All MySQL users should upgrade to these updated packages, which correct these issues. After installing this update, the MySQL server daemon (mysqld) will be restarted automatically.

Solution

Update the affected packages.

See Also

http://www.nessus.org/u?87e76858

https://dev.mysql.com/doc/relnotes/mysql/5.5/en/news-5-5-37.html

https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2014:0536

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2014-2440

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2014-0384

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2014-2432

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2014-2431

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2014-2430

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2014-2436

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2014-2438

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2014-2419

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 74144

File Name: redhat-RHSA-2014-0536.nasl

Version: 1.9

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2014/05/23

Updated: 2018/12/13

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 6

Temporal Score: 5.2

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:mysql55-mysql, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:mysql55-mysql-bench, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:mysql55-mysql-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:mysql55-mysql-devel, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:mysql55-mysql-libs, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:mysql55-mysql-server, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:mysql55-mysql-test, cpe:/o:redhat:enterprise_linux:5

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

Exploit Available: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2014/05/22

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2014-0384, CVE-2014-2419, CVE-2014-2430, CVE-2014-2431, CVE-2014-2432, CVE-2014-2436, CVE-2014-2438, CVE-2014-2440

BID: 66835, 66846, 66850, 66858, 66875, 66880, 66890, 66896

RHSA: 2014:0536