July 2014 Oracle MySQL vulnerabilities in Multiple NetApp Products

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Multiple NetApp products incorporate Oracle MySQL. MySQL versions up to 5.6.18 and 5.5.37 are susceptible to multiple vulnerabilities, which are addressed in versions 5.6.19 and 5.5.38. This advisory will be updated as additional information becomes available.


Exploitation of this vulnerability may lead to unauthorized takeover of MySQL Server possibly including arbitrary code execution within the MySQL Server, unauthorized ability to cause a hang or frequently repeatable crash (partial or complete DOS) of MySQL Server or the Operating System, and unauthorized read, update, insert or delete access to a subset or all MySQL Server accessible data.

Vulnerability Scoring Details

CVE Score Vector
CVE-2014-2484 5.5 (MEDIUM) AV:N/AC:L/Au:S/C:P/I:P/A:P/E:U/RL:U/RC:C
CVE-2014-2494 3.4 (LOW) AV:N/AC:L/Au:S/C:N/I:N/A:P/E:U/RL:U/RC:C
CVE-2014-4207 3.4 (LOW) AV:N/AC:L/Au:S/C:N/I:N/A:P/E:U/RL:U/RC:C
CVE-2014-4214 2.8 (LOW) AV:N/AC:L/Au:M/C:N/I:N/A:P/E:U/RL:U/RC:C
CVE-2014-4233 3.4 (LOW) AV:N/AC:L/Au:S/C:N/I:N/A:P/E:U/RL:ND/RC:C
CVE-2014-4238 3.4 (LOW) AV:N/AC:L/Au:S/C:N/I:N/A:P/E:U/RL:ND/RC:C
CVE-2014-4240 3.1 (LOW) AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:N/E:U/RL:U/RC:C
CVE-2014-4243 2.4 (LOW) AV:N/AC:M/Au:M/C:N/I:N/A:P/E:U/RL:U/RC:C
CVE-2014-4258 5.5 (MEDIUM) AV:N/AC:L/Au:S/C:P/I:P/A:P/E:U/RL:U/RC:C
CVE-2014-4260 4.7 (MEDIUM) AV:N/AC:L/Au:S/C:N/I:P/A:P/E:U/RL:U/RC:C

Exploitation and Public Announcements

NetApp is aware of public discussion of this vulnerability.


Affected Products

  • OnCommand Balance
  • OnCommand Insight
  • OnCommand Report
  • OnCommand Workflow Automation

Products Not Affected

  • 7-Mode Transition Tool
  • ATTO FibreBridge - 6500N
  • Brocade Fabric Operating System Firmware
  • Cloud Manager
  • Clustered Data ONTAP
  • Clustered Data ONTAP Antivirus Connector
  • E-Series SANtricity Storage Manager
  • E-Series SANtricity Web Services (REST API) for Web Services Proxy
  • Host Utilities - SAN for Linux
  • Host Utilities - SAN for Windows
  • NetApp Cloud Backup (formerly AltaVault)
  • NetApp Manageability SDK
  • NetApp NFS Plug-in for VMware VAAI
  • NetApp SANtricity SMI-S Provider
  • NetApp SMI-S Provider
  • NetApp Storage Encryption
  • NetApp VASA Provider for Clustered Data ONTAP 9.6 and above
  • OnCommand Performance Manager (Unified Manager Performance Pkg)
  • OnCommand Unified Manager for Clustered Data ONTAP
  • Open Systems SnapVault Agent
  • Service Processor
  • Single Mailbox Recovery
  • Snap Creator Framework
  • SnapDrive for Unix
  • SnapDrive for Windows
  • SnapManager for Exchange
  • SnapManager for Hyper-V
  • SnapManager for MS SQL
  • SnapManager for Oracle
  • SnapManager for SAP
  • SnapManager for Sharepoint
  • Storage Replication Adapter for Clustered Data ONTAP for VMware vSphere 9.6 and above
  • Storage Services Connector
  • StorageGRID (formerly StorageGRID Webscale)
  • StorageGRID9 (9.x and prior)
  • System Manager 9.x
  • Virtual Storage Console for VMware vSphere 9.6 and above

Software Versions and Fixes

NetApp's currently available patches are listed below.

Product First Fixed in Release
OnCommand Report OnCommand Report has no plans to address this vulnerability. See the EOA announcement for more information.
OnCommand Insight http://mysupport.netapp.com/NOW/download/software/sanscreen/7.0.3/
OnCommand Balance http://mysupport.netapp.com/NOW/download/software/oncommand_ib/4.2.1/
OnCommand Workflow Automation http://mysupport.netapp.com/NOW/download/software/ocwfa/3.0/

Obtaining Software Fixes

Software fixes will be made available through the NetApp Support website in the Software Download section.


Customers who do not have access to the Support website should contact Technical Support at the number below to obtain the patches.

Contact Information

Check http://mysupport.netapp.com for further updates.
For questions, contact NetApp at:

Technical Support
1 888 4 NETAPP (1 888 463 8277) (U.S. and Canada)
+00 800 44 638277 (EMEA/Europe)
+800 800 80 800 (Asia/Pacific)

Status of This Notice


This advisory should be considered the single source of current, up-to-date, authorized and accurate information from NetApp.

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Revision History

Revision # Date Comments
1.0 20141125 Initial Public Release
2.0 20150326 Updated Software Versions and Fixes
3.0 20150514 Updated Software Versions and Fixes
4.0 20160510 OnCommand Balance added to Software Versions and Fixes
5.0 20160823 OnCommand Report removed due to EOS; Status changed to Final.

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