RHEL 7 : mariadb (RHSA-2014:0702)

medium Nessus Plugin ID 76897
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Synopsis

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

Description

Updated mariadb packages that fix several security issues are now available for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7.

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.

MariaDB is a multi-user, multi-threaded SQL database server that is binary compatible with MySQL.

This update fixes several vulnerabilities in the MariaDB 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 MariaDB to version 5.5.37. Refer to the MariaDB Release Notes listed in the References section for a complete list of changes.

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

Solution

Update the affected packages.

See Also

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

https://mariadb.com/kb/en/library/mariadb-5537-release-notes/

https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2014:0702

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

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

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

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

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

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-2019-2481

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

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 76897

File Name: redhat-RHSA-2014-0702.nasl

Version: 1.17

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 7/30/2014

Updated: 1/14/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 5.5

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 6

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

CVSS v3

Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 4.9

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:H/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:mariadb, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:mariadb-bench, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:mariadb-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:mariadb-devel, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:mariadb-embedded, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:mariadb-embedded-devel, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:mariadb-libs, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:mariadb-server, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:mariadb-test, cpe:/o:redhat:enterprise_linux:7, cpe:/o:redhat:enterprise_linux:7.3, cpe:/o:redhat:enterprise_linux:7.4, cpe:/o:redhat:enterprise_linux:7.5, cpe:/o:redhat:enterprise_linux:7.6, cpe:/o:redhat:enterprise_linux:7.7

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

Patch Publication Date: 6/10/2014

Vulnerability Publication Date: 4/15/2014

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, CVE-2019-2481

RHSA: 2014:0702