Slackware 14.0 / 14.1 / 14.2 / current : mariadb / mysql (SSA:2016-257-01)

critical Nessus Plugin ID 93484
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Synopsis

The remote Slackware host is missing a security update.

Description

New mariadb or mysql packages are available for Slackware 14.0, 14.1, 14.2, and -current to fix a security issue.

Solution

Update the affected mariadb and / or mysql packages.

See Also

http://www.nessus.org/u?45cc151e

Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 93484

File Name: Slackware_SSA_2016-257-01.nasl

Version: 2.6

Type: local

Published: 9/15/2016

Updated: 1/14/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Critical

Score: 9.2

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: Critical

Base Score: 10

Temporal Score: 7.8

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

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

CVSS v3

Risk Factor: Critical

Base Score: 9.8

Temporal Score: 8.8

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

Temporal Vector: E:P/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:slackware:slackware_linux:mariadb, p-cpe:/a:slackware:slackware_linux:mysql, cpe:/o:slackware:slackware_linux, cpe:/o:slackware:slackware_linux:14.0, cpe:/o:slackware:slackware_linux:14.1, cpe:/o:slackware:slackware_linux:14.2

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/Slackware/release, Host/Slackware/packages

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 9/13/2016

Vulnerability Publication Date: 9/20/2016

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2016-6662

SSA: 2016-257-01