Oracle Linux 7 : mariadb (ELSA-2016-1602)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 92934

Synopsis

The remote Oracle Linux host is missing one or more security updates.

Description

From Red Hat Security Advisory 2016:1602 :

An update for mariadb is now available for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7.

Red Hat Product Security has rated this update as having a security impact of Important. A Common Vulnerability Scoring System (CVSS) base score, which gives a detailed severity rating, is available for each vulnerability from the CVE link(s) in the References section.

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

The following packages have been upgraded to a newer upstream version:
mariadb (5.5.50).

Security Fix(es) :

* This update fixes several vulnerabilities in the MariaDB database server. Information about these flaws can be found on the Oracle Critical Patch Update Advisory pages, listed in the References section. (CVE-2016-0640, CVE-2016-0641, CVE-2016-0643, CVE-2016-0644, CVE-2016-0646, CVE-2016-0647, CVE-2016-0648, CVE-2016-0649, CVE-2016-0650, CVE-2016-0666, CVE-2016-3452, CVE-2016-3477, CVE-2016-3521, CVE-2016-3615, CVE-2016-5440, CVE-2016-5444)

Solution

Update the affected mariadb packages.

See Also

https://oss.oracle.com/pipermail/el-errata/2016-August/006267.html

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 92934

File Name: oraclelinux_ELSA-2016-1602.nasl

Version: 2.7

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2016/08/12

Updated: 2019/07/11

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 6.8

Temporal Score: 5

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:S/C:N/I:N/A:C

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 8.1

Temporal Score: 7.1

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:oracle:linux:mariadb, p-cpe:/a:oracle:linux:mariadb-bench, p-cpe:/a:oracle:linux:mariadb-devel, p-cpe:/a:oracle:linux:mariadb-embedded, p-cpe:/a:oracle:linux:mariadb-embedded-devel, p-cpe:/a:oracle:linux:mariadb-libs, p-cpe:/a:oracle:linux:mariadb-server, p-cpe:/a:oracle:linux:mariadb-test, cpe:/o:oracle:linux:7

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

Exploit Available: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2016/08/11

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2016/04/21

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2016-0640, CVE-2016-0641, CVE-2016-0643, CVE-2016-0644, CVE-2016-0646, CVE-2016-0647, CVE-2016-0648, CVE-2016-0649, CVE-2016-0650, CVE-2016-0666, CVE-2016-3452, CVE-2016-3477, CVE-2016-3521, CVE-2016-3615, CVE-2016-5440, CVE-2016-5444

RHSA: 2016:1602