SUSE SLED12 / SLES12 Security Update : mariadb (SUSE-SU-2015:1273-1) (BACKRONYM)

high Nessus Plugin ID 84913


The remote SUSE host is missing one or more security updates.


This update fixes the following security issues :

- Logjam attack: mysql uses 512 bit dh groups in SSL [bnc#934789]

- CVE-2015-3152: mysql --ssl does not enforce SSL [bnc#924663]

- CVE-2014-8964: heap buffer overflow [bnc#906574]

- CVE-2015-2325: heap buffer overflow in compile_branch() [bnc#924960]

- CVE-2015-2326: heap buffer overflow in pcre_compile2() [bnc#924961]

- CVE-2015-0501: unspecified vulnerability related to Server:Compiling (CPU April 2015)

- CVE-2015-2571: unspecified vulnerability related to Server:Optimizer (CPU April 2015)

- CVE-2015-0505: unspecified vulnerability related to Server:DDL (CPU April 2015)

- CVE-2015-0499: unspecified vulnerability related to Server:Federated (CPU April 2015)

- CVE-2015-2568: unspecified vulnerability related to Server:Security:Privileges (CPU April 2015)

- CVE-2015-2573: unspecified vulnerability related to Server:DDL (CPU April 2015)

- CVE-2015-0433: unspecified vulnerability related to Server:InnoDB:DML (CPU April 2015)

- CVE-2015-0441: unspecified vulnerability related to Server:Security:Encryption (CPU April 2015)

Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding description block directly from the SUSE security advisory. Tenable has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible without introducing additional issues.


To install this SUSE Security Update use YaST online_update.
Alternatively you can run the command listed for your product :

SUSE Linux Enterprise Workstation Extension 12 :

zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-WE-12-2015-332=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 :

zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SDK-12-2015-332=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 :

zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-2015-332=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 :

zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-DESKTOP-12-2015-332=1

To bring your system up-to-date, use 'zypper patch'.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 84913

File Name: suse_SU-2015-1273-1.nasl

Version: 2.19

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 7/22/2015

Updated: 1/6/2021

Supported Sensors: Frictionless Assessment AWS, Frictionless Assessment Azure, Frictionless Assessment Agent, Nessus Agent, Agentless Assessment, Nessus

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 6.7


Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 6.8

Temporal Score: 5

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


Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 7.8

Temporal Score: 6.8

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS:3.0/E:U/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:libmysqlclient18, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:libmysqlclient18-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:libmysqlclient_r18, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:mariadb, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:mariadb-client, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:mariadb-client-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:mariadb-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:mariadb-debugsource, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:mariadb-errormessages, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:mariadb-tools, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:mariadb-tools-debuginfo, cpe:/o:novell:suse_linux:12

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

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 7/21/2015

Vulnerability Publication Date: 12/16/2014

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2014-8964, CVE-2015-0433, CVE-2015-0441, CVE-2015-0499, CVE-2015-0501, CVE-2015-0505, CVE-2015-2325, CVE-2015-2326, CVE-2015-2568, CVE-2015-2571, CVE-2015-2573, CVE-2015-3152

BID: 71206, 74070, 74073, 74078, 74089, 74095, 74103, 74112, 74115, 74398, 75174, 75175