SUSE SLED12 / SLES12 Security Update : Recommended update for mariadb (SUSE-SU-2016:2933-1)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 95384


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


This mariadb update to version 10.0.28 fixes the following issues (bsc#1008318): Security fixes :

- CVE-2016-8283: Unspecified vulnerability in subcomponent Types (bsc#1005582)

- CVE-2016-7440: Unspecified vulnerability in subcomponent Encryption (bsc#1005581)

- CVE-2016-5629: Unspecified vulnerability in subcomponent Federated (bsc#1005569)

- CVE-2016-5626: Unspecified vulnerability in subcomponent GIS (bsc#1005566)

- CVE-2016-5624: Unspecified vulnerability in subcomponent DML (bsc#1005564)

- CVE-2016-5616: Unspecified vulnerability in subcomponent MyISAM (bsc#1005562)

- CVE-2016-5584: Unspecified vulnerability in subcomponent Encryption (bsc#1005558)

- CVE-2016-3492: Unspecified vulnerability in subcomponent Optimizer (bsc#1005555)

- CVE-2016-6663: Privilege Escalation / Race Condition (bsc#1001367) Bugfixes :

- mysql_install_db can't find data files (bsc#1006539)

- mariadb failing test sys_vars.optimizer_switch_basic (bsc#1003800)

- Remove useless [email protected] (bsc#1004477)

- Replace all occurrences of the string '@[email protected]' with '/etc' as it wasn't expanded properly (bsc#990890)

- Notable changes :

- XtraDB updated to 5.6.33-79.0

- TokuDB updated to 5.6.33-79.0

- Innodb updated to 5.6.33

- Performance Schema updated to 5.6.33

- Release notes and upstream changelog :



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-SP2:zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-WE-12-SP2-2016-1717=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Workstation Extension 12-SP1:zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-WE-12-SP1-2016-1717=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12-SP2:zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SDK-12-SP2-2016-1717=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12-SP1:zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SDK-12-SP1-2016-1717=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for Raspberry Pi 12-SP2:zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-RPI-12-SP2-2016-1717=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP2:zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP2-2016-1717=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP1:zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP1-2016-1717=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12-SP2:zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-DESKTOP-12-SP2-2016-1717=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12-SP1:zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-DESKTOP-12-SP1-2016-1717=1

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

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 95384

File Name: suse_SU-2016-2933-1.nasl

Version: $Revision: 3.2 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2016/11/29

Modified: 2016/12/27

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


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


Base Score: 7

Temporal Score: 6.1

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:H/PR:L/UI:N/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 Available: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2016/11/28

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2016-3492, CVE-2016-5584, CVE-2016-5616, CVE-2016-5624, CVE-2016-5626, CVE-2016-5629, CVE-2016-6663, CVE-2016-7440, CVE-2016-8283

OSVDB: 144202, 144833, 145976, 145979, 145981, 145983, 145986, 145998, 145999