Patch  oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20110164
RHSA-2011:0164: mysql security update (Moderate)  

MySQL is a multi-user, multi-threaded SQL database server. It consists of the MySQL server daemon (mysqld) and many client programs and libraries.
The MySQL PolyFromWKB() function did not sanity check Well-Known Binary (WKB) data, which could allow a remote, authenticated attacker to crash mysqld. (CVE-2010-3840)
A flaw in the way MySQL processed certain JOIN queries could allow a remote, authenticated attacker to cause excessive CPU use (up to 100%), if a stored procedure contained JOIN queries, and that procedure was executed twice in sequence. (CVE-2010-3839)
A flaw in the way MySQL processed queries that provide a mixture of numeric and longblob data types to the LEAST or GREATEST function, could allow a remote, authenticated attacker to crash mysqld. (CVE-2010-3838)
A flaw in the way MySQL processed PREPARE statements containing both GROUP_CONCAT and the WITH ROLLUP modifier could allow a remote, authenticated attacker to crash mysqld. (CVE-2010-3837)
MySQL did not properly pre-evaluate LIKE arguments in view prepare mode, possibly allowing a remote, authenticated attacker to crash mysqld. (CVE-2010-3836)
A flaw in the way MySQL processed statements that assign a value to a user-defined variable and that also contain a logical value evaluation could allow a remote, authenticated attacker to crash mysqld. (CVE-2010-3835)
A flaw in the way MySQL evaluated the arguments of extreme-value functions, such as LEAST and GREATEST, could allow a remote, authenticated attacker to crash mysqld. (CVE-2010-3833)
A flaw in the way MySQL handled LOAD DATA INFILE requests allowed MySQL to send OK packets even when there were errors. (CVE-2010-3683)
A flaw in the way MySQL processed EXPLAIN statements for some complex SELECT queries could allow a remote, authenticated attacker to crash mysqld. (CVE-2010-3682)
A flaw in the way MySQL processed certain alternating READ requests provided by HANDLER statements could allow a remote, authenticated attacker to crash mysqld. (CVE-2010-3681)
A flaw in the way MySQL processed CREATE TEMPORARY TABLE statements that define NULL columns when using the InnoDB storage engine, could allow a remote, authenticated attacker to crash mysqld. (CVE-2010-3680)
A flaw in the way MySQL processed certain values provided to the BINLOG statement caused MySQL to read unassigned memory. A remote, authenticated attacker could possibly use this flaw to crash mysqld. (CVE-2010-3679)
A flaw in the way MySQL processed SQL queries containing IN or CASE statements, when a NULL argument was provided as one of the arguments to the query, could allow a remote, authenticated attacker to crash mysqld. (CVE-2010-3678)
A flaw in the way MySQL processed JOIN queries that attempt to retrieve data from a unique SET column could allow a remote, authenticated attacker to crash mysqld. (CVE-2010-3677)
Note: CVE-2010-3840, CVE-2010-3838, CVE-2010-3837, CVE-2010-3835, CVE-2010-3833, CVE-2010-3682, CVE-2010-3681, CVE-2010-3680, CVE-2010-3678, and CVE-2010-3677 only cause a temporary denial of service, as mysqld was automatically restarted after each crash.
These updated packages upgrade MySQL to version 5.1.52. Refer to the MySQL release notes for a full list of changes:
http://dev.mysql.com/doc/refman/5.1/en/news-5-1-52.html
All MySQL users should upgrade to these updated packages, which correct these issues. After installing this update, the MySQL server daemon (mysqld) will be restarted automatically.
Create Date: 2011-01-18 Last Update Date: 2011-01-18

Affected Platforms/Products

Affected Products (CPE + CVE references)
Platforms: unix (from OVAL definitions)
  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6

References

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Criteria

The patch should be installed
IF : All of the following are true
IF : Any one of the following are true
IF : All of the following are true
IF : mysql-test is earlier than 0:5.1.52-1.el6_0.1
Linux : RPM Test :  mysql-test is earlier than 0:5.1.52-1.el6_0.1 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Unknown object oval:com.redhat.rhsa:obj:20070875006 (Object depth limit may be exceeded) !!!
RPM Version less than 0:5.1.52-1.el6_0.1 (datatype=evr_string)
linux : rpminfo_state 
IF : mysql-test is signed with Red Hat redhatrelease2 key
WARNING! Unknown test oval:com.redhat.rhba:tst:20131647016. Please see help for possible reasons
IF : All of the following are true
IF : mysql-server is signed with Red Hat redhatrelease2 key
WARNING! Unknown test oval:com.redhat.rhba:tst:20131647018. Please see help for possible reasons
IF : mysql-server is earlier than 0:5.1.52-1.el6_0.1
Linux : RPM Test :  mysql-server is earlier than 0:5.1.52-1.el6_0.1 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Unknown object oval:com.redhat.rhsa:obj:20040569003 (Object depth limit may be exceeded) !!!
RPM Version less than 0:5.1.52-1.el6_0.1 (datatype=evr_string)
linux : rpminfo_state 
IF : All of the following are true
IF : mysql-libs is earlier than 0:5.1.52-1.el6_0.1
Linux : RPM Test :  mysql-libs is earlier than 0:5.1.52-1.el6_0.1 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Unknown object oval:com.redhat.rhsa:obj:20110164009 (Object depth limit may be exceeded) !!!
RPM Version less than 0:5.1.52-1.el6_0.1 (datatype=evr_string)
linux : rpminfo_state 
IF : mysql-libs is signed with Red Hat redhatrelease2 key
WARNING! Unknown test oval:com.redhat.rhba:tst:20131647010. Please see help for possible reasons
IF : All of the following are true
IF : mysql-embedded-devel is signed with Red Hat redhatrelease2 key
WARNING! Unknown test oval:com.redhat.rhba:tst:20131647014. Please see help for possible reasons
IF : mysql-embedded-devel is earlier than 0:5.1.52-1.el6_0.1
Linux : RPM Test :  mysql-embedded-devel is earlier than 0:5.1.52-1.el6_0.1 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Unknown object oval:com.redhat.rhsa:obj:20110164012 (Object depth limit may be exceeded) !!!
RPM Version less than 0:5.1.52-1.el6_0.1 (datatype=evr_string)
linux : rpminfo_state 
IF : All of the following are true
IF : mysql-embedded is earlier than 0:5.1.52-1.el6_0.1
Linux : RPM Test :  mysql-embedded is earlier than 0:5.1.52-1.el6_0.1 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Unknown object oval:com.redhat.rhsa:obj:20110164007 (Object depth limit may be exceeded) !!!
RPM Version less than 0:5.1.52-1.el6_0.1 (datatype=evr_string)
linux : rpminfo_state 
IF : mysql-embedded is signed with Red Hat redhatrelease2 key
WARNING! Unknown test oval:com.redhat.rhba:tst:20131647012. Please see help for possible reasons
IF : All of the following are true
IF : mysql-devel is signed with Red Hat redhatrelease2 key
WARNING! Unknown test oval:com.redhat.rhba:tst:20131647008. Please see help for possible reasons
IF : mysql-devel is earlier than 0:5.1.52-1.el6_0.1
Linux : RPM Test :  mysql-devel is earlier than 0:5.1.52-1.el6_0.1 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Unknown object oval:com.redhat.rhsa:obj:20040569004 (Object depth limit may be exceeded) !!!
RPM Version less than 0:5.1.52-1.el6_0.1 (datatype=evr_string)
linux : rpminfo_state 
IF : All of the following are true
IF : mysql-bench is signed with Red Hat redhatrelease2 key
WARNING! Unknown test oval:com.redhat.rhba:tst:20131647020. Please see help for possible reasons
IF : mysql-bench is earlier than 0:5.1.52-1.el6_0.1
Linux : RPM Test :  mysql-bench is earlier than 0:5.1.52-1.el6_0.1 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Unknown object oval:com.redhat.rhsa:obj:20040569005 (Object depth limit may be exceeded) !!!
RPM Version less than 0:5.1.52-1.el6_0.1 (datatype=evr_string)
linux : rpminfo_state 
IF : All of the following are true
IF : mysql is earlier than 0:5.1.52-1.el6_0.1
Linux : RPM Test :  mysql is earlier than 0:5.1.52-1.el6_0.1 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Unknown object oval:com.redhat.rhsa:obj:20040569002 (Object depth limit may be exceeded) !!!
RPM Version less than 0:5.1.52-1.el6_0.1 (datatype=evr_string)
linux : rpminfo_state 
IF : mysql is signed with Red Hat redhatrelease2 key
WARNING! Unknown test oval:com.redhat.rhba:tst:20131647006. Please see help for possible reasons
IF : Any one of the following are true
IF : Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 Client is installed
WARNING! Unknown test oval:com.redhat.rhba:tst:20111656001. Please see help for possible reasons
IF : Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 ComputeNode is installed
WARNING! Unknown test oval:com.redhat.rhba:tst:20111656004. Please see help for possible reasons
IF : Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 Server is installed
WARNING! Unknown test oval:com.redhat.rhba:tst:20111656002. Please see help for possible reasons
IF : Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 Workstation is installed
WARNING! Unknown test oval:com.redhat.rhba:tst:20111656003. Please see help for possible reasons

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