Ubuntu 6.06 LTS / 6.10 : postgresql-8.1 regression (USN-417-2)

Ubuntu Security Notice (C) 2007-2013 Canonical, Inc. / NASL script (C) 2007-2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

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

Description :

USN-417-1 fixed several vulnerabilities in the PostgreSQL server.
Unfortunately this update had a regression that caused some valid
queries to be aborted with a type error. This update corrects that
problem.

We apologize for the inconvenience.

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 8.5
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:S/C:C/I:N/A:C)

Family: Ubuntu Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 28008 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2007-0555
CVE-2007-0556