Security Advisory Moderate: mariadb55-mariadb security update

Advisory: RHSA-2014:0189-1
Type: Security Advisory
Severity: Moderate
Issued on: 2014-02-19
Last updated on: 2014-02-19
Affected Products: Red Hat Software Collections 1 for RHEL 6
CVEs ( CVE-2013-3839


Updated mariadb55-mariadb packages that fix several security issues are now
available for Red Hat Software Collections 1.

The Red Hat Security Response Team has rated this update as having moderate
security impact. Common Vulnerability Scoring System (CVSS) base scores,
which give detailed severity ratings, are available for each vulnerability
from the CVE links in the References section.

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

This update fixes several vulnerabilities in the MariaDB database server.
Information about these flaws can be found on the Oracle Critical Patch
Update Advisory page, listed in the References section. (CVE-2013-5807,
CVE-2013-5891, CVE-2014-0386, CVE-2014-0393, CVE-2014-0401, CVE-2014-0402,
CVE-2014-0412, CVE-2014-0420, CVE-2014-0437, CVE-2013-3839, CVE-2013-5908)

A buffer overflow flaw was found in the way the MariaDB command line client
tool (mysql) processed excessively long version strings. If a user
connected to a malicious MariaDB server via the mysql client, the server
could use this flaw to crash the mysql client or, potentially, execute
arbitrary code as the user running the mysql client. (CVE-2014-0001)

The CVE-2014-0001 issue was discovered by Garth Mollett of the Red Hat
Security Response Team.

These updated packages upgrade MariaDB to version 5.5.35. Refer to the
MariaDB Release Notes listed in the References section for a complete list
of changes.

All MariaDB users should upgrade to these updated packages, which correct
these issues. After installing this update, the MariaDB server daemon
(mysqld) will be restarted automatically.


Before applying this update, make sure all previously released errata
relevant to your system have been applied.

This update is available via the Red Hat Network. Details on how to use the
Red Hat Network to apply this update are available at

Updated packages

Red Hat Software Collections 1 for RHEL 6

File outdated by:  RHSA-2016:2131
    MD5: 61fd3b1aed344eb8a351d89716c3cea2
SHA-256: 41929fce72fddfcee0d2746096d53d4b85a8ba86240b0d2d9b624dfcac39c4c8
File outdated by:  RHBA-2014:0614
    MD5: bac53dcc3bbb5b54e3c2d623ed33589b
SHA-256: 89369c6fd1d32cc3710c65033f17c34105ac8a3808eb50a3423604df5e4a9fdf
File outdated by:  RHBA-2014:0614
    MD5: d3ad5223ea13ef1eef7e050264629986
SHA-256: ac3e47bf72e7d4b03b943f8795c1c72d5bb0b33e85e895abb2a3c7bf3c24acc4
File outdated by:  RHBA-2014:0614
    MD5: 980e388398d4be73aecfd9885967e1ec
SHA-256: de31d9799c6785db80177a8faedbec7b50b27b2e24028376bb715f1377ad7406
File outdated by:  RHBA-2014:0614
    MD5: ba9734fff94b361beffd210f835ab616
SHA-256: 7515385e30c1375ac33eea112d892b0d54e75b773152cd4ef4f8aa0645882486
File outdated by:  RHBA-2014:0614
    MD5: f405318a733bb2b442443b34dbe8867f
SHA-256: 158b185521be96ef3776d287d4c1c9f77914659639f8612faf2c3c593b0c2e21
File outdated by:  RHBA-2014:0614
    MD5: 44364b56c302bb43313ee21326efce29
SHA-256: e42af314b3e622622fccb0f6f2b96275bb14e3fd0e5588261450dee3ccf7d11a
File outdated by:  RHBA-2014:0614
    MD5: 1f6e94859fe571f4cde6932907df45df
SHA-256: 27a018d97a2fbb626c3ba38ccb40e30936a5c62e92b27e54a81d66e6dbeb97f6
(The unlinked packages above are only available from the Red Hat Network)

Bugs fixed (see bugzilla for more information)

1019978 - CVE-2013-3839 mysql: unspecified DoS related to Optimizer (CPU October 2013)
1019997 - CVE-2013-5807 mysql: unspecified flaw related to Replication (CPU October 2013)
1053371 - CVE-2013-5891 mysql: unspecified vulnerability related to Partition DoS (CPU Jan 2014)
1053373 - CVE-2013-5908 mysql: unspecified vulnerability related to Error Handling DoS (CPU Jan 2014)
1053375 - CVE-2014-0386 mysql: unspecified vulnerability related to Optimizer DoS (CPU Jan 2014)
1053377 - CVE-2014-0393 mysql: unspecified vulnerability related to InnoDB affecting integrity (CPU Jan 2014)
1053378 - CVE-2014-0401 mysql: unspecified DoS vulnerability (CPU Jan 2014)
1053380 - CVE-2014-0402 mysql: unspecified vulnerability related to Locking DoS (CPU Jan 2014)
1053381 - CVE-2014-0412 mysql: unspecified vulnerability related to InnoDB DoS (CPU Jan 2014)
1053383 - CVE-2014-0420 mysql: unspecified vulnerability related to Replication DoS (CPU Jan 2014)
1053390 - CVE-2014-0437 mysql: unspecified vulnerability related to Optimizer DoS (CPU Jan 2014)
1054592 - CVE-2014-0001 mysql: command-line tool buffer overflow via long server version string


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