MySQL 5.5.x < 5.5.43 / 5.6.x < 5.6.24 Multiple DoS Vulnerabilities (April 2015 CPU)

medium Nessus Plugin ID 82800
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Synopsis

The remote database server is affected by multiple denial of service vulnerabilities.

Description

The version of MySQL running on the remote host is version 5.5.x prior to 5.5.43 or version 5.6.x prior to 5.6.24. It is, therefore, potentially affected by unspecified flaws in the following MySQL subcomponents that allow a denial of service by an authenticated, remote attacker :

- Replication (CVE-2015-0498)
- Federated (CVE-2015-0499)
- Information Schema (CVE-2015-0500)
- Compiling (CVE-2015-0501)
- Partition (CVE-2015-0503)
- DDL (CVE-2015-0505)
- InnoDB (CVE-2015-0506, CVE-2015-0508)
- Memcached (CVE-2015-0507)
- SP (CVE-2015-0511)
- Security : Privileges (CVE-2015-2567)
- Optimizer (CVE-2015-2571)

Solution

Upgrade to MySQL version 5.5.43 / 5.6.24 or later as referenced in the Oracle April 2015 Critical Patch Update advisory.

See Also

http://www.nessus.org/u?915d056a

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 82800

File Name: mysql_5_6_24.nasl

Version: 1.9

Type: remote

Family: Databases

Published: 4/15/2015

Updated: 11/15/2018

Dependencies: mysql_version.nasl, mysql_login.nasl

Configuration: Enable paranoid mode

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Low

Score: 3.7

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 5.7

Temporal Score: 4.2

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:oracle:mysql

Required KB Items: Settings/ParanoidReport

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 4/14/2015

Vulnerability Publication Date: 4/14/2015

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2015-0498, CVE-2015-0499, CVE-2015-0500, CVE-2015-0501, CVE-2015-0503, CVE-2015-0505, CVE-2015-0506, CVE-2015-0507, CVE-2015-0508, CVE-2015-0511, CVE-2015-2567, CVE-2015-2571

BID: 74070, 74081, 74086, 74095, 74102, 74112, 74115, 74120, 74121, 74123, 74130, 74133