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Amazon Linux AMI: CVE-2017-3635: Security patch for mysql56 ((Multiple Advisories))

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Amazon Linux AMI: CVE-2017-3635: Security patch for mysql56 ((Multiple Advisories))

Severity
4
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:S/C:N/I:N/A:P)
Published
07/19/2017
Created
07/25/2018
Added
09/01/2017
Modified
02/02/2018

Description

Vulnerability in the MySQL Connectors component of Oracle MySQL (subcomponent: Connector/C). Supported versions that are affected are 6.1.10 and earlier. Difficult to exploit vulnerability allows low privileged attacker with network access via multiple protocols to compromise MySQL Connectors. Successful attacks of this vulnerability can result in unauthorized ability to cause a hang or frequently repeatable crash (complete DOS) of MySQL Connectors. Note: The documentation has also been updated for the correct way to use mysql_stmt_close(). Please see: https://dev.mysql.com/doc/refman/5.7/en/mysql-stmt-execute.html, https://dev.mysql.com/doc/refman/5.7/en/mysql-stmt-fetch.html, https://dev.mysql.com/doc/refman/5.7/en/mysql-stmt-close.html, https://dev.mysql.com/doc/refman/5.7/en/mysql-stmt-error.html, https://dev.mysql.com/doc/refman/5.7/en/mysql-stmt-errno.html, and https://dev.mysql.com/doc/refman/5.7/en/mysql-stmt-sqlstate.html. CVSS 3.0 Base Score 5.3 (Availability impacts). CVSS Vector: (CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:H/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H).

Solution(s)

  • amazon-linux-upgrade-mysql55
  • amazon-linux-upgrade-mysql56

References

  • amazon-linux-upgrade-mysql55
  • amazon-linux-upgrade-mysql56

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