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

Ubuntu Security Notice (C) 2007-2015 Canonical, Inc. / NASL script (C) 2007-2015 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

We apologize for the inconvenience.

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 8.5
CVSS Temporal Score : 7.4
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Ubuntu Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 28008 ()

Bugtraq ID: 22387

CVE ID: CVE-2007-0555