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The remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related
The remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-200502-19
(PostgreSQL: Buffer overflows in PL/PgSQL parser)
PostgreSQL is vulnerable to several buffer overflows in the PL/PgSQL
A remote attacker could send a malicious query resulting in the
execution of arbitrary code with the permissions of the user running
There is no known workaround at this time.
See also :
All PostgreSQL users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose dev-db/postgresql
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.5
Family: Gentoo Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 16460 (gentoo_GLSA-200502-19.nasl)
CVE ID: CVE-2005-0247
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