SUSE SLED12 / SLES12 Security Update : mariadb (SUSE-SU-2017:0412-1)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 97064

Synopsis

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

Description

This mariadb version update to 10.0.29 fixes the following issues :

- CVE-2017-3318: unspecified vulnerability affecting Error Handling (bsc#1020896)

- CVE-2017-3317: unspecified vulnerability affecting Logging (bsc#1020894)

- CVE-2017-3312: insecure error log file handling in mysqld_safe, incomplete CVE-2016-6664 (bsc#1020873)

- CVE-2017-3291: unrestricted mysqld_safe's ledir (bsc#1020884)

- CVE-2017-3265: unsafe chmod/chown use in init script (bsc#1020885)

- CVE-2017-3258: unspecified vulnerability in the DDL component (bsc#1020875)

- CVE-2017-3257: unspecified vulnerability affecting InnoDB (bsc#1020878)

- CVE-2017-3244: unspecified vulnerability affecing the DML component (bsc#1020877)

- CVE-2017-3243: unspecified vulnerability affecting the Charsets component (bsc#1020891)

- CVE-2017-3238: unspecified vulnerability affecting the Optimizer component (bsc#1020882)

- CVE-2016-6664: Root Privilege Escalation (bsc#1008253)

- Applications using the client library for MySQL (libmysqlclient.so) had a use-after-free issue that could cause the applications to crash (bsc#1022428)

- notable changes :

- XtraDB updated to 5.6.34-79.1

- TokuDB updated to 5.6.34-79.1

- Innodb updated to 5.6.35

- Performance Schema updated to 5.6.35 Release notes and changelog :

- https://kb.askmonty.org/en/mariadb-10029-release-notes

- https://kb.askmonty.org/en/mariadb-10029-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.

Solution

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-SP2-2017-207=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Workstation Extension 12-SP1:zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-WE-12-SP1-2017-207=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12-SP2:zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SDK-12-SP2-2017-207=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12-SP1:zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SDK-12-SP1-2017-207=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for Raspberry Pi 12-SP2:zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-RPI-12-SP2-2017-207=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP2:zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP2-2017-207=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP1:zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP1-2017-207=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12-SP2:zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-DESKTOP-12-SP2-2017-207=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12-SP1:zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-DESKTOP-12-SP1-2017-207=1

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

See Also

https://bugzilla.suse.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1008253

https://bugzilla.suse.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1020868

https://bugzilla.suse.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1020873

https://bugzilla.suse.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1020875

https://bugzilla.suse.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1020877

https://bugzilla.suse.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1020878

https://bugzilla.suse.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1020882

https://bugzilla.suse.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1020884

https://bugzilla.suse.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1020885

https://bugzilla.suse.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1020891

https://bugzilla.suse.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1020894

https://bugzilla.suse.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1020896

https://bugzilla.suse.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1022428

https://mariadb.com/kb/en/library/mariadb-10029-changelog/

https://mariadb.com/kb/en/library/mariadb-10029-release-notes/

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2016-6664/

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2017-3238/

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2017-3243/

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2017-3244/

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2017-3257/

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2017-3258/

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2017-3265/

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2017-3291/

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2017-3312/

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2017-3317/

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2017-3318/

http://www.nessus.org/u?14c3ceff

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 97064

File Name: suse_SU-2017-0412-1.nasl

Version: 3.6

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2017/02/08

Updated: 2018/11/30

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 6.9

Temporal Score: 5.4

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

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

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 7

Temporal Score: 6.3

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:P/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

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2017/02/07

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2016-6664, CVE-2017-3238, CVE-2017-3243, CVE-2017-3244, CVE-2017-3257, CVE-2017-3258, CVE-2017-3265, CVE-2017-3291, CVE-2017-3312, CVE-2017-3317, CVE-2017-3318