Bug 1386590 (CVE-2016-8288)

Summary: CVE-2016-8288 mysql: unspecified vulnerability in subcomponent: Server: InnoDB Plugin (CPU October 2016)
Product: [Other] Security Response Reporter: Adam Mariš <amaris>
Component: vulnerabilityAssignee: Red Hat Product Security <security-response-team>
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Version: unspecifiedCC: aortega, apevec, ayoung, byte, chrisw, cvsbot-xmlrpc, databases-maint, dciabrin, fdinitto, hhorak, jdornak, jjoyce, jorton, jschluet, jstanek, kbasil, lhh, lpeer, markmc, mbayer, mburns, mmuzila, mschorm, praiskup, rbryant, sclewis, slinaber, srevivo, tdecacqu
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OS: Linux   
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Fixed In Version: mysql 5.6.31, mysql 5.7.13 Doc Type: If docs needed, set a value
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Bug Depends On: 1386607    
Bug Blocks: 1386598    

Description Adam Mariš 2016-10-19 09:24:54 UTC
Vulnerability in the MySQL Server component of Oracle MySQL (subcomponent: Server: InnoDB Plugin). Supported versions that are affected are 5.6.30 and earlier and 5.7.12 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 update, insert or delete access to some of MySQL Server accessible data. 

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http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/security-advisory/cpuoct2016-2881724.html#AppendixMSQL

Comment 1 Adam Mariš 2016-10-19 09:55:37 UTC
Created community-mysql tracking bugs for this issue:

Affects: fedora-all [bug 1386607]

Comment 2 Tomas Hoger 2016-10-19 10:37:10 UTC
This issue is listed to be fixed in MySQL 5.6.31.  The rh-mysql56-mysql packages in Red Hat Software Collections were previously updated to fixed upstream version via RHSA-2016:1601:

https://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2016-1601.html