Amazon Linux: Security Advisory (ALAS-2016-756)

2016-10-26T00:00:00
ID OPENVAS:1361412562310120745
Type openvas
Reporter Copyright (C) 2016 Greenbone Networks GmbH
Modified 2020-03-13T00:00:00

Description

The remote host is missing an update announced via the referenced Security Advisory.

                                        
                                            # Copyright (C) 2016 Greenbone Networks GmbH
# Text descriptions are largely excerpted from the referenced
# advisory, and are Copyright (C) of their respective author(s)
#
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#
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# of the License, or (at your option) any later version.
#
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# but WITHOUT ANY WARRANTY; without even the implied warranty of
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if(description)
{
  script_oid("1.3.6.1.4.1.25623.1.0.120745");
  script_version("2020-03-13T13:19:50+0000");
  script_tag(name:"creation_date", value:"2016-10-26 15:38:28 +0300 (Wed, 26 Oct 2016)");
  script_tag(name:"last_modification", value:"2020-03-13 13:19:50 +0000 (Fri, 13 Mar 2020)");
  script_name("Amazon Linux: Security Advisory (ALAS-2016-756)");
  script_tag(name:"insight", value:"It was discovered that the MySQL logging functionality allowed writing to MySQL configuration files. An administrative database user, or a database user with FILE privileges, could possibly use this flaw to run arbitrary commands with root privileges on the system running the database server.");
  script_tag(name:"solution", value:"Run yum update mysql55 to update your system.

  Run yum update mysql56 to update your system.");
  script_tag(name:"solution_type", value:"VendorFix");
  script_xref(name:"URL", value:"https://alas.aws.amazon.com/ALAS-2016-756.html");
  script_cve_id("CVE-2016-6662");
  script_tag(name:"cvss_base", value:"10.0");
  script_tag(name:"cvss_base_vector", value:"AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C");
  script_tag(name:"qod_type", value:"package");
  script_dependencies("gather-package-list.nasl");
  script_mandatory_keys("ssh/login/amazon_linux", "ssh/login/release");
  script_category(ACT_GATHER_INFO);
  script_tag(name:"summary", value:"The remote host is missing an update announced via the referenced Security Advisory.");
  script_copyright("Copyright (C) 2016 Greenbone Networks GmbH");
  script_family("Amazon Linux Local Security Checks");

  exit(0);
}

include("revisions-lib.inc");
include("pkg-lib-rpm.inc");

release = rpm_get_ssh_release();
if(!release)
  exit(0);

res = "";
report = "";

if(release == "AMAZON") {
  if(!isnull(res = isrpmvuln(pkg:"mysql55-embedded-devel", rpm:"mysql55-embedded-devel~5.5.52~1.13.amzn1", rls:"AMAZON"))) {
    report += res;
  }

  if(!isnull(res = isrpmvuln(pkg:"mysql55-debuginfo", rpm:"mysql55-debuginfo~5.5.52~1.13.amzn1", rls:"AMAZON"))) {
    report += res;
  }

  if(!isnull(res = isrpmvuln(pkg:"mysql55-embedded", rpm:"mysql55-embedded~5.5.52~1.13.amzn1", rls:"AMAZON"))) {
    report += res;
  }

  if(!isnull(res = isrpmvuln(pkg:"mysql55-devel", rpm:"mysql55-devel~5.5.52~1.13.amzn1", rls:"AMAZON"))) {
    report += res;
  }

  if(!isnull(res = isrpmvuln(pkg:"mysql55-test", rpm:"mysql55-test~5.5.52~1.13.amzn1", rls:"AMAZON"))) {
    report += res;
  }

  if(!isnull(res = isrpmvuln(pkg:"mysql55-mysql-config", rpm:"mysql55-mysql-config~5.5.52~1.13.amzn1", rls:"AMAZON"))) {
    report += res;
  }

  if(!isnull(res = isrpmvuln(pkg:"mysql55-libs", rpm:"mysql55-libs~5.5.52~1.13.amzn1", rls:"AMAZON"))) {
    report += res;
  }

  if(!isnull(res = isrpmvuln(pkg:"mysql55-server", rpm:"mysql55-server~5.5.52~1.13.amzn1", rls:"AMAZON"))) {
    report += res;
  }

  if(!isnull(res = isrpmvuln(pkg:"mysql55-bench", rpm:"mysql55-bench~5.5.52~1.13.amzn1", rls:"AMAZON"))) {
    report += res;
  }

  if(!isnull(res = isrpmvuln(pkg:"mysql55", rpm:"mysql55~5.5.52~1.13.amzn1", rls:"AMAZON"))) {
    report += res;
  }

  if(!isnull(res = isrpmvuln(pkg:"mysql56-embedded-devel", rpm:"mysql56-embedded-devel~5.6.33~1.21.amzn1", rls:"AMAZON"))) {
    report += res;
  }

  if(!isnull(res = isrpmvuln(pkg:"mysql56-server", rpm:"mysql56-server~5.6.33~1.21.amzn1", rls:"AMAZON"))) {
    report += res;
  }

  if(!isnull(res = isrpmvuln(pkg:"mysql56-test", rpm:"mysql56-test~5.6.33~1.21.amzn1", rls:"AMAZON"))) {
    report += res;
  }

  if(!isnull(res = isrpmvuln(pkg:"mysql56-common", rpm:"mysql56-common~5.6.33~1.21.amzn1", rls:"AMAZON"))) {
    report += res;
  }

  if(!isnull(res = isrpmvuln(pkg:"mysql56-debuginfo", rpm:"mysql56-debuginfo~5.6.33~1.21.amzn1", rls:"AMAZON"))) {
    report += res;
  }

  if(!isnull(res = isrpmvuln(pkg:"mysql56-libs", rpm:"mysql56-libs~5.6.33~1.21.amzn1", rls:"AMAZON"))) {
    report += res;
  }

  if(!isnull(res = isrpmvuln(pkg:"mysql56-devel", rpm:"mysql56-devel~5.6.33~1.21.amzn1", rls:"AMAZON"))) {
    report += res;
  }

  if(!isnull(res = isrpmvuln(pkg:"mysql56-embedded", rpm:"mysql56-embedded~5.6.33~1.21.amzn1", rls:"AMAZON"))) {
    report += res;
  }

  if(!isnull(res = isrpmvuln(pkg:"mysql56-bench", rpm:"mysql56-bench~5.6.33~1.21.amzn1", rls:"AMAZON"))) {
    report += res;
  }

  if(!isnull(res = isrpmvuln(pkg:"mysql56-errmsg", rpm:"mysql56-errmsg~5.6.33~1.21.amzn1", rls:"AMAZON"))) {
    report += res;
  }

  if(!isnull(res = isrpmvuln(pkg:"mysql56", rpm:"mysql56~5.6.33~1.21.amzn1", rls:"AMAZON"))) {
    report += res;
  }

  if(report != "") {
    security_message(data:report);
  } else if(__pkg_match) {
    exit(99);
  }
  exit(0);
}

exit(0);