Ubuntu 5.04 : pike7.6 vulnerability (USN-367-1)

Ubuntu Security Notice (C) 2006-2014 Canonical, Inc. / NASL script (C) 2007-2014 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote Ubuntu host is missing one or more security-related patches.

Description :

A SQL injection was discovered in Pike's PostgreSQL module.
Applications using a PostgreSQL database and uncommon character
encodings could be fooled into running arbitrary SQL commands, which
could result in privilege escalation within the application,
application data exposure, or denial of service.

Please refer to http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-288-1 for more detailled
information.

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)

Family: Ubuntu Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 27947 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2006-4041