Scientific Linux Security Update : postgresql on SL4 i386,x86_64, SL5 i386

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Synopsis :

The remote Scientific Linux host is missing one or more security
updates.

Description :

Updated postgresql packages that fix several security issues are now
available.

A flaw was found in the way PostgreSQL allows authenticated users to
execute security-definer functions. It was possible for an
unprivileged user to execute arbitrary code with the privileges of the
security-definer function. (CVE-2007-2138)

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?aaab515e

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:S/C:P/I:P/A:P)

Family: Scientific Linux Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 60176 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2007-2138