Debian DSA-3377-1 : mysql-5.5 - security update

high Nessus Plugin ID 86580
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Synopsis

The remote Debian host is missing a security-related update.

Description

Several issues have been discovered in the MySQL database server. The vulnerabilities are addressed by upgrading MySQL to the new upstream version 5.5.46. Please see the MySQL 5.5 Release Notes and Oracle's Critical Patch Update advisory for further details :

- https://dev.mysql.com/doc/relnotes/mysql/5.5/en/news-5-5
-45.html
- https://dev.mysql.com/doc/relnotes/mysql/5.5/en/news-5-5
-46.html

- http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/topics/security/cpuoct 2015-2367953.html

Solution

Upgrade the mysql-5.5 packages.

For the oldstable distribution (wheezy), these problems have been fixed in version 5.5.46-0+deb7u1.

For the stable distribution (jessie), these problems have been fixed in version 5.5.46-0+deb8u1.

See Also

https://bugs.debian.org/cgi-bin/bugreport.cgi?bug=802564

https://dev.mysql.com/doc/relnotes/mysql/5.5/en/news-5-5-45.html

https://dev.mysql.com/doc/relnotes/mysql/5.5/en/news-5-5-46.html

http://www.nessus.org/u?404a1fb9

https://packages.debian.org/source/wheezy/mysql-5.5

https://packages.debian.org/source/jessie/mysql-5.5

https://www.debian.org/security/2015/dsa-3377

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 86580

File Name: debian_DSA-3377.nasl

Version: 2.5

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 10/26/2015

Updated: 1/11/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 5.9

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 7.2

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:debian:debian_linux:mysql-5.5, cpe:/o:debian:debian_linux:7.0, cpe:/o:debian:debian_linux:8.0

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/Debian/release, Host/Debian/dpkg-l

Patch Publication Date: 10/24/2015

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2015-4792, CVE-2015-4802, CVE-2015-4815, CVE-2015-4816, CVE-2015-4819, CVE-2015-4826, CVE-2015-4830, CVE-2015-4836, CVE-2015-4858, CVE-2015-4861, CVE-2015-4870, CVE-2015-4879, CVE-2015-4913

DSA: 3377