GLSA-201409-04 : MySQL: Multiple vulnerabilities

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VPR Score: 6.7


The remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related patches.


The remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-201409-04 (MySQL: Multiple vulnerabilities)

Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in MySQL. Please review the CVE identifiers referenced below for details.
Impact :

A local attacker could possibly gain escalated privileges. A remote attacker could send a specially crafted SQL query, possibly resulting in a Denial of Service condition. A remote attacker could entice a user to connect to specially crafted MySQL server, possibly resulting in execution of arbitrary code with the privileges of the process.
Workaround :

There is no known workaround at this time.


All MySQL users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=dev-db/mysql-5.5.39'

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 77548

File Name: gentoo_GLSA-201409-04.nasl

Version: 1.8

Type: local

Published: 9/5/2014

Updated: 1/6/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

VPR Score: 6.7

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 9.3

Temporal Score: 7.3

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

Temporal Vector: E:POC/RL:OF/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:gentoo:linux:mysql, cpe:/o:gentoo:linux

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/Gentoo/release, Host/Gentoo/qpkg-list

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 9/4/2014

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2013-1861, CVE-2013-2134, CVE-2013-3839, CVE-2013-5767, CVE-2013-5770, CVE-2013-5786, CVE-2013-5793, CVE-2013-5807, CVE-2013-5860, CVE-2013-5881, CVE-2013-5882, CVE-2013-5891, CVE-2013-5894, CVE-2013-5908, CVE-2014-0001, CVE-2014-0384, CVE-2014-0386, CVE-2014-0393, CVE-2014-0401, CVE-2014-0402, CVE-2014-0412, CVE-2014-0420, CVE-2014-0427, CVE-2014-0430, CVE-2014-0431, CVE-2014-0433, CVE-2014-0437, CVE-2014-2419, CVE-2014-2430, CVE-2014-2431, CVE-2014-2432, CVE-2014-2434, CVE-2014-2435, CVE-2014-2436, CVE-2014-2438, CVE-2014-2440

BID: 58511, 60346, 63105, 63107, 63109, 63113, 63116, 63119, 64849, 64854, 64864, 64868, 64873, 64877, 64880, 64885, 64888, 64891, 64893, 64895, 64896, 64897, 64898, 64904, 64908, 65298, 66835, 66846, 66850, 66853, 66858, 66872, 66875, 66880, 66890, 66896

GLSA: 201409-04