Upstream information

CVE-2017-3305 at MITRE

Description

Vulnerability in the MySQL Server component of Oracle MySQL (subcomponent: Server: C API). Supported versions that are affected are 5.5.55 and earlier and 5.6.35 and earlier. Difficult to exploit vulnerability allows low privileged attacker with network access via multiple protocols to compromise MySQL Server. Successful attacks of this vulnerability can result in unauthorized access to critical data or complete access to all MySQL Server accessible data. CVSS 3.0 Base Score 5.3 (Confidentiality impacts). CVSS Vector: (CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:H/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:N/A:N). NOTE: the previous information is from the April 2017 CPU. Oracle has not commented on third-party claims that this issue allows man-in-the-middle attackers to hijack the authentication of users by leveraging incorrect ordering of security parameter verification in a client, aka, "The Riddle".

SUSE information

Overall state of this security issue: Resolved

This issue is currently rated as having moderate severity.

CVSS v2 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database SUSE
Base Score 6.3 5.1
Vector AV:N/AC:M/Au:S/C:C/I:N/A:N AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P
Access Vector Network Network
Access Complexity Medium High
Authentication Single None
Confidentiality Impact Complete Partial
Integrity Impact None Partial
Availability Impact None Partial
CVSS v3 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database
Base Score 5.3
Vector AV:N/AC:H/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:N/A:N
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity High
Privileges Required Low
User Interaction None
Scope Unchanged
Confidentiality Impact High
Integrity Impact None
Availability Impact None
SUSE Bugzilla entries: 1029396 [RESOLVED / FIXED], 1034850 [RESOLVED / FIXED], 1037590 [RESOLVED], 924663 [RESOLVED / FIXED]

SUSE Security Advisories:

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4
  • libmysql55client18 >= 5.5.55-0.38.1
  • libmysql55client18-32bit >= 5.5.55-0.38.1
  • libmysql55client18-x86 >= 5.5.55-0.38.1
  • libmysql55client_r18 >= 5.5.55-0.38.1
  • libmysql55client_r18-32bit >= 5.5.55-0.38.1
  • libmysql55client_r18-x86 >= 5.5.55-0.38.1
  • mysql >= 5.5.55-0.38.1
  • mysql-client >= 5.5.55-0.38.1
  • mysql-tools >= 5.5.55-0.38.1
Patchnames:
slessp4-mysql-13081
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11 SP4
  • libmysql55client_r18-32bit >= 5.5.55-0.38.1
  • libmysql55client_r18-x86 >= 5.5.55-0.38.1
  • mysql >= 5.5.55-0.38.1
Patchnames:
sdksp4-mysql-13081
openSUSE Leap 42.1
  • libmysql56client18 >= 5.6.36-25.3
  • libmysql56client18-32bit >= 5.6.36-25.3
  • libmysql56client18-debuginfo >= 5.6.36-25.3
  • libmysql56client18-debuginfo-32bit >= 5.6.36-25.3
  • libmysql56client_r18 >= 5.6.36-25.3
  • libmysql56client_r18-32bit >= 5.6.36-25.3
  • mysql-community-server >= 5.6.36-25.3
  • mysql-community-server-bench >= 5.6.36-25.3
  • mysql-community-server-bench-debuginfo >= 5.6.36-25.3
  • mysql-community-server-client >= 5.6.36-25.3
  • mysql-community-server-client-debuginfo >= 5.6.36-25.3
  • mysql-community-server-debuginfo >= 5.6.36-25.3
  • mysql-community-server-debugsource >= 5.6.36-25.3
  • mysql-community-server-errormessages >= 5.6.36-25.3
  • mysql-community-server-test >= 5.6.36-25.3
  • mysql-community-server-test-debuginfo >= 5.6.36-25.3
  • mysql-community-server-tools >= 5.6.36-25.3
  • mysql-community-server-tools-debuginfo >= 5.6.36-25.3
Patchnames:
openSUSE-2017-555
openSUSE Leap 42.2
  • libmysql56client18 >= 5.6.36-24.3.3
  • libmysql56client18-32bit >= 5.6.36-24.3.3
  • libmysql56client18-debuginfo >= 5.6.36-24.3.3
  • libmysql56client18-debuginfo-32bit >= 5.6.36-24.3.3
  • libmysql56client_r18 >= 5.6.36-24.3.3
  • libmysql56client_r18-32bit >= 5.6.36-24.3.3
  • mysql-community-server >= 5.6.36-24.3.3
  • mysql-community-server-bench >= 5.6.36-24.3.3
  • mysql-community-server-bench-debuginfo >= 5.6.36-24.3.3
  • mysql-community-server-client >= 5.6.36-24.3.3
  • mysql-community-server-client-debuginfo >= 5.6.36-24.3.3
  • mysql-community-server-debuginfo >= 5.6.36-24.3.3
  • mysql-community-server-debugsource >= 5.6.36-24.3.3
  • mysql-community-server-errormessages >= 5.6.36-24.3.3
  • mysql-community-server-test >= 5.6.36-24.3.3
  • mysql-community-server-test-debuginfo >= 5.6.36-24.3.3
  • mysql-community-server-tools >= 5.6.36-24.3.3
  • mysql-community-server-tools-debuginfo >= 5.6.36-24.3.3
Patchnames:
openSUSE-2017-555


List of planned updates

The following information is the current evaluation information for this security issue. It might neither be accurate nor complete, Use at own risk.
Product(s) Source package
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 11 SP4
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 LTSS
mysql


Status of this issue by product and package

Product(s) Source package State
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP1 mariadb Unsupported
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP2 mariadb Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 11 SP4 mysql Ignore
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 12 SP1 mariadb Unsupported
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 12 SP2 mariadb Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 LTSS mysql Ignore
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4 mysql Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 GA mariadb Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP1 mariadb Unsupported
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2 mariadb Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Workstation Extension 12 SP1 mariadb Unsupported
SUSE Linux Enterprise Workstation Extension 12 SP2 mariadb Not affected