openSUSE Security Update : perl-DBD-mysql (openSUSE-2016-1441)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 95747


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


This update for perl-DBD-mysql fixes the following issues :

- perl-DBD-mysql could crash when executing maliciously crafted prepared statements. (CVE-2016-1251, boo#1012546)


Update the affected perl-DBD-mysql packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 95747

File Name: openSUSE-2016-1441.nasl

Version: $Revision: 3.1 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2016/12/13

Modified: 2016/12/13

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 6.8

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


Base Score: 8.1

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:perl-DBD-mysql, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:perl-DBD-mysql-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:perl-DBD-mysql-debugsource, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:13.2

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

Patch Publication Date: 2016/12/12

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2016-1251